Is your router using the default password? CHANGE IT NOW

Is your router using the factory default credentials (username/password)?  If it is it is important that you change them immediately.  There is a new attack that focuses on your router.  It will change the DNS on the router, and supply their own versions of pages that you think are trustworthy.

If you don’t know your router password, there is a good chance that you are vulnerable.  If the router password is Admin or password or blank – you are at risk.

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Source: Krebs on Security

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