Tags Wi-Fi

New Wi-Fi chip bug affects everything from Amazon's Echo to home routers

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

An estimated 1 billion devices are affected.

A flaw in Amazon's Ring doorbells leaked customers' Wi-Fi credentials

by Jeff Stone • 1 year ago

It's only the latest example of security technology introducing new gateways of attack into a user's home.

A bug in Wi-Fi ‘extenders’ could give a hacker full control over the devices

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The vulnerability in a piece of TP-Link gear is just the latest bug to be found in popular home networking equipment.

If you have a Wi-Fi router, the firmware is probably old, a new report says

by Jared Beinart • 2 years ago

The study was completed in response to an FBI warning in May related to VPNFilter.

Alliance aims to thwart nosy Wi-Fi spies with new security standards

by Greg Otto • 3 years ago

WPA3, with new password protections and encrypted channels, will be running before 2018 ends.

How a bad Wi-Fi router flaw led to a perfect example of responsible disclosure

by Shaun Waterman • 3 years ago

The story how a researcher, a security industry behemoth and a private telecom company all came together to act responsibly in order to fix a bad flaw.

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