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Wi-Fi systems are quite prone to getting hacked, if proper security measures are no taken and most of the time people are lazy with the security configurations, thus creating potential risk factors for their networks. It takes some amount of time and patience to configure Wi-Fi network securities, however, it does pay off in the end. Here are a few tips that if implemented, you could protect yourself against Wi-Fi hack.
Create Administrator Passwords: Wi-Fi networks use special equipments to be set up and web pages are made that enables users to login to their networks, but these webpages provide default login names, which is usually known by hackers, thus, it is very important that you change the administrator words and passwords as soon as you get access to the network.
WPA/WEP Encryption: Wi-Fi equipments are usually encrypted and the encryption helps the system to be protected and it cannot be read by humans.