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Your router is accessible from the Internet!

Configuration of your wireless router is accessible from the Internet, and can be hacked. Your personal data may be at risk.

To configure ZyXEL wireless router:

  1. From the Wi-Fi Inspector results screen, select Go to your router settings to open the administration page of your ZyXEL router.
  2. Enter your router username and password, or contact the party who provided the router (e.g., your ISP).
  3. Go to Expert ModeConfiguration (gear icon) ▸ ManagementRemote ManagementWWW.
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    Go to ManagementRemote MGMTWWW.
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    Go to AdvancedRemote MGMTWWW.
  4. For Server Access select LAN (for both WWW and HTTPS settings, if available).
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    For Access Status select LAN (for both WWW and HTTPS settings, if available).
  5. Confirm your changes by selecting Apply and reboot your router if necessary.
  6. Repeat steps 3. - 5. for all WWW, Telnet, FTP and DNS settings, if available.


Due to the wide range of different router types by ZyXEL, we can offer vendor-specific instructions for frequently used routers, or general instructions for all other routers. For exact instructions please consult documentation for your router model or contact ZyXEL for further assistance.

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