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Why your wireless router is not secure (Wi-Fi Protected Setup)

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Wifi Protected Setup

If your wireless router has WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) turned on, you need to turn it off. Just about any wireless router sold in the past 5 years has this feature, and they usually come with the feature turned on. Security researchers have recently discovered that many of the chips used in wireless routers are flawed allowing a hacker to gain access to your wireless router and possibly your computer. Users who are concerned about there computer security should turn this feature off. If you need help with this feel free to contact us and we can secure your wireless network.