We here at Jon.ie love wireless communication technologies. The freedom that it allows us from our wireless audio systems to wireless internet access that extends around the home. However wireless internet connections come with some security vulnerabilities that you don’t see with wired connections. But don’t fear we’re here to help. We have some basic yet essential steps that you can implement to keep any potential attackers at bay. 1 – Change the default SSID. What’s an SSID you might ask? Well, it stands for Service Set Identifier. When you plug in your router that is supplied to you by your ISP (Internet Service Provider), it will come with a…
Using your iPhone 4 with ioS 4.3 it is possible to share your iPhone data connection with other devices wirelessly, such as a laptop or an iPad. A few things to note on this, if you have an iPhone 3GS you can still do this but only via USB or Bluetooth, also you cannot share your wifi connection, only your cellular data connection, so make sure your data network has you set up on an appropriate plan for this, some providers include this data plan automatically some do not. Check first.