Adams Broadband subscribers can connect our modem to their own wireless router. Although convenient, when left unsecured it can be a threat to your privacy. Adams Cable Service wants to remind customers of the importance of securing their wireless connections.
With an unsecured wireless connection you risk exposing your personal information to anyone else who connects to your network. If an unauthorized person uses your connection to commit a crime, the activity could be traced back to you.
Securing your router only takes a few minutes and can save you a lot of trouble. You can find out how to secure your specific router from the manufactuer by visiting their website or contacting their customer support
Most router manufacturers include instructions in the box for setting up and securing home wireless routers. You can also find instructions by visiting these popular manufacturer support pages below.