User name / passwordPlease set by yourself!
User name / password becomes easy to be broken when we leave user name / password of management screen factory time of shipment. We can raise security strength by having you change by yourself.
How are you aimed?
We attack WiFi router, and virus which got mixed with PC changes DNS setting.
Though it accessed right URL when PC infected with virus changes setting of WiFi router illegally, it may get up to be guided to Web site that, in fact, is unjust. In the unjust Web site, we might exploit confidential information including your account authentication information and password.
Instruction trick to injustice site
1PC is infected with virus
PC is infected with virus.
(email, Web, USB memory)
We attack 2WiFi router
Virus attacks to management screen of WiFi router and breaks user name / password.
We renew DNS in management screen of WiFi router.
4 unjust site accesses
All the terminals which led to Network of WiFi router access unjust site including fishing site.
Common damage example
- ・Unjust remittance by net bank
- ・Unjust Pick up and terminate calls to foreign countries
- ・E-mail address, personal data leak including address
- ・Theft of data
DNS setting renewed in management screen of WiFi router is not restored even if we remove virus of infected PC.
How should we take measures?
It is one caused by "not changing factory default of WiFi router -" to cause these damage. User name / password is more likely to be broken when we use as factory setting.
Let's change user name / password to log in to management screen of WiFi router.
※User name / password is to complicate as much as possible, and security becomes strong.
Method of concrete change, please refer to each product Manual.
-A series of ELECOM focuses on security, and user name / password at the time of factory shipment is not set. As we come to set user name / password of management screen by all means at stage of initial setting, we may not use as factory default.
Here is 1 relief
Video commentary of relief includes in beginners!
As commentary is with video, -A series of ELECOM can use even naive user every each setting window in peace.User name / password is setable freely.
Here is 2 relief
SSID setting of guest (for visitor) is possible!
Of SSID/ password of (for owner) and guest (for visitor) main in -A series of ELECOM is setable.You can strengthen security more by having you set each in the user.
SSID is antenna name of Wireless router when we put simply.
With other brands, maker name and SSID name with model name are often set, and used model and maker are easily identified.
Therefore we have you make setting by the user from aspect of security. We recommend own name and name that dispatch place is not pinpointed on this occasion.