Apple closes wireless router division
Published in News
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 12:00

Apple closes wireless router division

Now more past its sell by date than Steve Jobs 

The fruity tax-dodging cargo-cult Apple appears to be seeking to be the world leader in vapourware by promising shedloads of products which never turn up.

Quanta vies for least secure router title
Published in Network
Thursday, 07 April 2016 13:41

Quanta vies for least secure router title


Has 20 flaws

Quanta appears to be hoping to win the title for creating the world’s least secure routers.

TP-Link unveils 802.11ad Talon AD7200 router at CES 2016
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7200Mbps over 2.4GHz, 5GHz and 60GHz

TP-Link brought the world's first 802.11ad WiGig router to CES 2016 show floor, the TP-Link Talon AD7200, which looks rather interesting with its eight foldable antennas.

Broadcom takes pressure off the CPU
Published in Network
Tuesday, 05 January 2016 11:45

Broadcom takes pressure off the CPU


Puts 64-bit quad-core on the router

Broadcom announced a 64-bit quad-core processor for high-end routers which is being geared for enterprises and smart-homes.

Two backdoors in Juniper routers
Published in Network
Monday, 21 December 2015 11:49

Two backdoors in Juniper routers


Copied Cisco

Someone has quietly installed backdoors three years ago in a core piece of networking equipment used to protect corporate and government systems around the world.

Arris modem backdoor have a backdoor
Published in News
Monday, 23 November 2015 11:46

Arris modem backdoor have a backdoor


Because you can never have too many doors

While government spooks are trying to lean on manufactures to provide backdoors, Arris has gone one further and provided its backdoor with a backdoor.

The world needs open source routers
Published in Network
Friday, 16 October 2015 11:07

The world needs open source routers


It is safer that everyone knows 

 Security experts in the US are asking the government to insist that router code be made open source.

Intel pounces on better bandwidth router chips
Published in News
Friday, 11 September 2015 11:04

Intel pounces on better bandwidth router chips


Puma 7 lands on its paws

Intel has released its new Puma 7 DOCSIS 3.1 chip and while router chips are normally a bit of a yawn this one could lead to multi-gigabit cable modems.

ASUS unveils the new RT-AC5300 router
Published in Network
Thursday, 03 September 2015 18:51

ASUS unveils the new RT-AC5300 router


Crazy looking flagship router

During IFA 2015 show in Berlin, ASUS has unveiled a rather crazy looking high-end router, the RT-AC5300.

Cisco fixes  three security holes
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Monday, 29 June 2015 11:29

Cisco fixes three security holes


Allow US government snooping

Cisco has released a security advisory warning of SSH problems in three of its enterprise products which sound to us like a jolly good way for US spooks to snuffle corporate data.