How to Secure Your Wireless (Wi-Fi) Home Network From Hackers, (High Security)


Friends It is very important to secure a WiFi network If the wifi network is not secure yet It can create a security hazard* as others may hack your computers and access your personal files through your own wireless network. And It will increase your monthly Internet bill especially when you have to pay per byte of data transfer to internet service provider And also It will decrease your Internet access speed since you are now sharing the same internet connection with other users. The good news is that it is not very hard to make your wireless network secure, In this video I’ll tell you a few simple steps, which will stop others from stolen the internet and and also prevent hackers from taking control of your computers through your own wireless network. Hello freinds,This is Jawed And you are watching JAWEDVT So let’s start First, you need to know how to access your wireless router’s settings Usually you can type Default gateway ip address into your web browser, 192.168.1.1 The default gateway IP address of each router is different Which you can see in the router’s user manual or in the backside of the router And then enter the password here The default username and password both will be admin. Once you have logged into your router, the first thing you should do to secure your network the first thing you should do, that you must change the default password* of the router to something more secure. This will prevent others from accessing the router and you can easily maintain the security settings that you want. For this,Click on management tab then click on access control, and now click on user management Then from here you can change the username and password as you can see here default userame shown as Admin Here you can change the username as you want. For example, i will put here Jawedvt And current password is also Admin And you can enter the new password that you want And then simply click on apply As soon as you will apply This will sign out automatically The new password to be entered here which you have created, After that you login again Although this will not make your network inherently* more secure, changing the SSID name of your network is a good idea as it will make it more obvious for others to know which network they are connecting to. To do this setting Go to setup tab Then click on wireless After that click on the wireless basic As you can see here wireless network name (SSID) Which company router you have that same name will show here As my router is D-link, So it is showing here as D-link So you can give any name According to your need For example, i will give Jawedvt Then simply click on apply There are several encryption methods for wireless settings, including WEP, WPA WEP is basic encryption and therefore least secure whereas WPA2 is the most secure To enable encryption on your Wireless network Go to setup tab then click on wireless After that click on Wireless Security In the security mode select WPA2 only after that WPA encryption & WPA mode, let it be the same , no need to change anything And in the pre-shared key option put strong password make sure to set password something that would be difficult for others to guess, For example, combination of letters, numbers, and special characters in the passphrase. After that click on apply. friends, This is a very important setting. Whether you have a laptop or a Wi-Fi enabled mobile phone all your wireless devices have a unique MAC address just like every computer connected to the inernet has a unique IP address. For an added layer of protection, you can add the MAC addresses of all your devices to your wireless router’s settings so that only the specified devices can connect to your Wi-Fi network. It means to say Which all device MAC address you will add in the setting Equally only that devices will be able to connect Apart from this, anyone has your WiFi password, And the Mac address you haven’t added So that device will not be able to connect to your network And there is another advantage of MAC filtering You do not need to change password frequently First of all, you need to know how to find Mac address in mobile and computer To know the Mac address in Laptop/Computer First of all, open Command Prompt For this, press WIN + R key from your keyboard Then type here CMD and press Enter now type here ipconfig/all, and then press Enter As you can see here physical address This is called MAC address This details you will have to add in your router setting To know the Mac address in android mobile Go to setting Now click on about device after that click on status As you can see here WiFi MAC address So let’s add this mobile mac address to the router setting To add the MAC address, Go to Advance tab Now click on MAC Filtering And Select Enable access control mode After that, to adding a MAC address click on ADD Then type here your MAC address Now simply click on apply So friends, as you can see i have added one device MAC address here So only this device will be able to get internet For Example, If you want to give an internet connection more than one user So you can check the all user’s device Mac address And one by one you can add it here Simpy just you can click on add and enter MAC address So it will add And internet will be able to use on that device Suppose if you don’t want to share internet with one of your user So you do not have to change your WiFi password Simply just select that user MAC address and click on delete, then finally click on ok Now that device will not be able to use internet Even he have your password, then also he can’t connect to your network After all these settings, Your wireless network will become absolutely secure Now it will not be easy to hack anymore Friends, hope you liked this video Like this video and share with your friends, if you still haven’t SUBSCRIBED Please Click the SUBSCRIBE button for more interesting updates See you in next video, Thanks for Watching

7 thoughts on “How to Secure Your Wireless (Wi-Fi) Home Network From Hackers, (High Security)

  1. Bhai mere syrotek router pe ulta ho ra,Mac filter me Jo device ad kar raha hu WO chal nai pa raha,router usko block ke deta hai,ye kya lafda hai bhai

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