Activating Facebook Login Approvals in India

Facebook introduced two-step authentication in May 2011, terming it as “Login Approvals”. But it is a mystery why this security feature is not offered in India even as India is poised to be it’s top market. Anyways, we can still activate the feature in India by using an IP address of some other country; We… Continue reading Activating Facebook Login Approvals in India

Changing Your Router’s Default Username via Telnet

In previous post we’ve seen guidelines for wireless security. In this post, we’ll see how to change your router’s default username using Telnet. This will help you if your router does not allow you to do it directly via GUI. We are considering the router to be TP-LINK W8951ND v5.1. Telnet is a text-based program… Continue reading Changing Your Router’s Default Username via Telnet

Wireless Security for You and Your Network

Continuous drop in hardware and data usage charges led to an India where we have tens of WiFi networks in every urban street or an apartment. Number of people who can access these networks is growing in manifold due to capable smart phones. While we enjoy this change, let us, on this independence weekend, look… Continue reading Wireless Security for You and Your Network