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Seems crazy but there could be a possibility my router has been hacked.

My relative who lives miles away also has a virgin hub and I wanted to know can I just swap them over.

Thanks for any advice

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Swap router

Seems crazy but there could be a possibility my router has been hacked.

My relative who lives miles away also has a virgin hub and I wanted to know can I just swap them over.

Thanks for any advice

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Re: Swap router

your router has not been hacked.
but to answer your question,no you can't just swap them over.

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Re: Security

stop creating duplicate threads.
you got an answer in your other thread

your router has not been hacked.
but to answer your question,no you can't just swap them over.

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Re: Security

Thank you for your reply.

Are you saying that a router can't be hacked.

Apologies but I'm not tech savvy.

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in what way do you think it has been "hacked"?

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Re: Security

My partner is convinced that a third party has "control" of all things wifi and I'm trying to prove that routers are robust and secure.

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your partner either needs to provide evidence of such thing or drop the paranoid dillusions.
it's the latter though.

there is nothing for you to prove and you shouldn't even be entertaining such a notion.

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Re: Swap router

duplicate of https://community.virginmedia.com/t5/Security-matters/Security/m-p/4471783

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