Wi-Fi in the News2019-07-24T21:10:13+00:00
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Wi-Fi hacks happen at an alarming rate, learn about the latest hacks around the world.

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Do You Trust Your Home Wi-Fi?

We’ve been talking a lot lately on how crucial it is for organizations to enable a Trusted Wireless Environment. Now that working remotely is our “new normal,” and not every company is able to send an AP225W wall plate access point home with everyone, we covered 5 tips that would keep remote workers safe and Wi-Fi hackers away in a previous blog, but here’s a refresher: Connect to [...]

By |May 8th, 2020|

Top Cyber Threats Taking Advantage of the Pandemic Situation

This week, WatchGuard CTO Corey Nachreiner joined our Wi-Fi security experts to discuss top cyber threats that are intensifying in the United States and globally due to the pandemic situation. This trend is not unique to COVID-19. Hackers have always used disasters such as tsunamis and earthquakes, and high-profile events around the world to prey on victims, and this global pandemic is no exception. Corey offers tips and [...]

By |April 23rd, 2020|

What Should Businesses Anticipate as People Go Back to Work

Business all over the world have been caught by surprise with the sudden demands from employees needing to work from home. This huge change in operations not only puts a strain on the employees but also the company’s network infrastructure. Was your business prepared to support remote employees at this level? A lot of companies scrambled to keep the employees productive and security may have fallen to the sideline. [...]

By |April 22nd, 2020|

How to Keep Your Work Wi-Fi and Home Wi-Fi Happy

Working from home sounds luxurious - you’re saving time and money on your commute, pajamas and sweatpants are the new haute couture, and doing laundry in the middle of the day makes you feel super productive. Between the kids playing video games and doing schoolwork online, and you trying to host a video web conference for work - the Wi-Fi may not be as happy. Try these tips [...]

By |April 14th, 2020|

WFH? Now is the Time to Retain Control of Your Wi-Fi Network

The last few weeks have been “interesting” to say the least. The global COVID-19 pandemic has forced much of the workforce to work remotely to help slow the spread of the disease. Working from home can introduce security concerns related to Wi-Fi. With more employees working from home comes the increased vulnerability of people using Wi-Fi, and there is not enough education about the very real threats [...]

By |March 26th, 2020|

Don’t Let Kr00k Bend You Out of Shape

Kr00k, a recent vulnerability found by Eset, causes devices sending traffic over Wi-Fi to send unencrypted data, like in the KRACK vulnerability. While a separate vulnerability, KRACK exploits devices by installing an all-zero encryption key, among other vulnerabilities, whereas Kr00k exploits a timing issue where the client or access point (AP) removes the key before finishing its connection leading to an all-zero encryption key. With both vulnerabilities the [...]

By |February 28th, 2020|
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