Posted on Oct 16, 2017, 8:00 AM
A major vulnerability has been discovered in the protocol governing basically all modern wi-fi routers. Here’s what we know so far. If you’ve set up a home wi-fi network, at some point you’ve encountered one or more screens concerning WEP and its successor WPA2. Both are security protocols created by the Wi-Fi Alliance that keep strangers from eavesdropping on what websites your computer is trying to access.