Wi-Fi 6 Announced by Wi-Fi Alliance

Wi-Fi 6 Announced by Wi-Fi Alliance

Changes the old 802.11 naming scheme to a numerical sequence

  • Security
  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 21st, 2018
Off-Path TCP Exploit Allows Attackers to Steal Data via Unencrypted Connections

Off-Path TCP Exploit Allows Attackers to Steal Data via Unencrypted Connections

All routers are vulnerable, encryption the only protection

WPA3 Security Protocols Released by the Wi-Fi Alliance

WPA3 Security Protocols Released by the Wi-Fi Alliance

Expect them to become widely available in the next decade

Android 8.1 Now Shows Users the Speed of Wi-Fi Connections

Android 8.1 Now Shows Users the Speed of Wi-Fi Connections

The option is only available for open Wi-Fi connections

Wi-Fi Alliance Announces WPA3 Protocol with New Security Features, Coming 2018

Wi-Fi Alliance Announces WPA3 Protocol with New Security Features, Coming 2018

Will introduce four new capabilities for all Wi-Fi networks

Google Knows Where You Are with GPS Turned Off and There's Nothing You Can Do

Google Knows Where You Are with GPS Turned Off and There's Nothing You Can Do

Turning off location services doesn't make you invisible

  • iWorld
  • By Marius Nestor
  • November 13th, 2017
iOS 11.2 Will Explain How Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Control Center Switches Work

iOS 11.2 Will Explain How Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Control Center Switches Work

The feature was implemented in the iOS 11.2 beta 3 update

  • Apple
  • By Marius Nestor
  • October 16th, 2017
Apple Patches WPA2 KRACK Exploit in Latest iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS Betas

Apple Patches WPA2 KRACK Exploit in Latest iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS Betas

Stable builds remain vulnerable to key reinstallation attack

  • Apple
  • By Silviu Stahie
  • September 21st, 2017
iOS 11's Control Center Buttons Don't Actually Turn Off the Wi-Fi and Bluetooth

iOS 11's Control Center Buttons Don't Actually Turn Off the Wi-Fi and Bluetooth

They just stop the connection to various sources

  • Apple
  • By Marius Nestor
  • July 20th, 2017
iOS 10.3.3 Update Fixes 47 Security Vulnerabilities, Including a Nasty Wi-Fi Bug

iOS 10.3.3 Update Fixes 47 Security Vulnerabilities, Including a Nasty Wi-Fi Bug

It's available now for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices

Thousands of Users Agree to Clean Animal Waste After Ignoring Wi-Fi Terms

Thousands of Users Agree to Clean Animal Waste After Ignoring Wi-Fi Terms

How many people read the ToS? It turns out almost nobody

Instabridge Review - Get Access to Free or Password-Protected Wi-Fi

Instabridge Review - Get Access to Free or Password-Protected Wi-Fi

One of the best ways to keep your data mobile plan in check

Apple Releases iOS 10.3.1 Security Update for iPhone and iPad to Fix Wi-Fi Issue

Apple Releases iOS 10.3.1 Security Update for iPhone and iPad to Fix Wi-Fi Issue

The release is also available for iPhone 5 owners

Meteor Review: Best Android App to Test Your Internet Speed in the Real World

Meteor Review: Best Android App to Test Your Internet Speed in the Real World

Get relevant test results that you can actually use

Researchers Use Wi-Fi Signals to Sniff Keystrokes

Researchers Use Wi-Fi Signals to Sniff Keystrokes

New WiKey attack can compromise passwords via WiFi signals

MIT Creates New Wi-Fi Technology That's Three Times Faster

MIT Creates New Wi-Fi Technology That's Three Times Faster

New MegaMIMO tech will help optimize Wi-Fi spectrum usage

This Chinese Router Is Depressingly Insecure and Downright Evil

This Chinese Router Is Depressingly Insecure and Downright Evil

Is this the most insecure router in the world? Probably yes.

 
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