Reminder: change the default password on your home router, before a hacker does

https://www.consumeraffairs.com/news/reminder-change-the-default-password-on-your-home-router-before-a-hacker-does-022715.html

What makes such security threats especially dangerous is that they can completely bypass ordinary computer-security tools, such as antivirus protection…

I purchased my laptop and router at Best Buy and they set up everything for me before I left the store.  Now, should I trust that Best Buy changed the default password on my router?  Since I have 4G LTE service, which I can’t use without a password, I’m going to assume that I am protected.  Because I’m not very tech-savvy, I’m stuck with assumptions…

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