The topic is an important one: how do you make sure you have a secure router? As your firewall, it’s your first line of defense against malware trying to get at your computer from the internet.
You want to make sure there aren’t big gaping holes. And sadly, very often and by default, there are.
Here are the most important
seven eight steps to a more secure router.
(Updated 18-Dec-2016 to include checking for firmware updates after a high-profile vulnerability disclosure by a major router manufacturer.)