Monday, 21 July 2014

First version of Open Wireless Router launched

During the X HOPE conference in New York, the first experimental version of the Open Wireless Router has launched a router update that causes the wifi connection is open for other people put. This open access is controlled by a separate guest area.
This should not only make Internet more accessible, but also improve the privacy and anonymity. An IP address is still almost always traceable to a particular Internet user, if there will be anywhere open Wi-Fi networks that link is not so easy to make more.
The software should be easy for users to create finally open while they just own WPA2-protected can hold. Partly for their own Wi-Fi network for others In addition, users will also be able to set how much bandwidth guests get assigned, so that the connection of the owner of the Wi-Fi network does not bother the guests are having.
For now operates the Open Wireless Router Netgear WNDR3800 only on the router. It also includes an experimental version. However, the developers hope that more people will get involved, so the software will soon work on more devices and get more features. Themselves with the project
Thus, it is intended to have an automatic update feature to add that some of the information for the updates will be downloaded, which is a targeted attack on the router "very difficult" to make. Using Tor Owners of a Netgear WNDR3800 who want to go to work with the firmware update can be provided through download.

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