Setting up a wireless router can be a process that slowly drives you insane. There are a few choices out there with regards to wireless encryption.
Do not use WEP.
Do not use WPA.
Always use WPA2.
In time even WPA2 will be outdated and a new protocol will be recommended.
Right now. Just use WPA2.
Here is an article giving you all the gory details of why you should do this.
Just a few years ago just the mere thought of storing your whole life online (aka ‘in the cloud’) was unthinkable. Speed, security and privacy were the major concerns. Now ‘the cloud’ has become the cool place to hang out. We are putting everything we own online. Even with large companies like Sony (3 times!), Citigroup, Linkedin, Yahoo and eharmony getting hacked, we still have trust in ‘the cloud’.
I have to admit, storing passwords online with a program like LastPass is lots of fun. I use Dropbox and GoogleDrive every day and these apps have made my online life so much more enjoyable. That being said, here is one of the horror stories of ‘the cloud’ that took place on ‘the iCloud’.
Be careful my friends. Be very, very careful.
My favorite part of these stats is that the #3 used password was ‘ninja’. I highly recommend that you check out LastPass. I use it and it makes life so much easier.