News tagged: Netgear
Two vulnerabilities in dozens of Netgear router models have been highlighted by Trustwave researchers. If they're exploited, hackers can recover your router's administrative password. The exploit only applies if your router accepts administration from outside the network.
Multiple Netgear router models are vulnerable to attacks that could enable hackers to intercept your data. The company has confirmed a vulnerability exists in R8000, R7000, and R6400 routers. It confirmed the problem after CERT verified the routers may not be secure.
Netgear has a new router kit capable of eliminating dead zones and offering notably fast WiFi around your home. The Orbi system comes with a router and a satellite, allowing up to 4,000 square feet to be fully covered. Netgear's Orbi is also easy to set up.
On the Sprint backbone, Netgear is launching its own internet solution that will cost $25 per GB of data. The Netgear Around Town Mobile Internet device is similar to the pre-existing Zing hotspot, but it works with 3G and 4G, can last 12 hours, and works with up to 10