Is Your Router a Public Hotspot? Here’s What It Means

by / Monday, 11 July 2016 / Published in Latest News
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Did you know that other people might be using your router without your permission? A recent report states that, by 2017, one in three home routers will be available to use as a public hotspot to other subscribers of the same internet service provider (ISP). In fact, you might already be sharing your router with members of the public without even realizing it. How does this work, why is it allowed, and what does it mean for you? And, most importantly, how do you turn it off? Keep reading! How Public Hotspots Work Your Wi-Fi router broadcasts an internet connection around…

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