D-Link adds Phishing protection to routers – but not in the UK

D-Link is offering all Draft-N router owners in the US a free firmware update that will increase broadband reliability and boost security and protect against phishing attacks.

The deal will see Best Path Networks’ DNS servers used in all of D-Link’s routers instead of your ISP’s DNS servers. The Domain Name System (DNS) is the telephone directory of the internet, where web addresses, such as www.expertreviews.co.uk, are turned into computer-readable IP addresses.

Unfortunately, D-Link doesn’t plan a similar update for UK customers and, according to a D-Link spokesman in the UK, there are currently "no plans for this in Europe", which we think is a real shame.

Complete article in http://www.expertreviews.co.uk/news/264556/dlink-adds-phishing-protection-to-routers-but-not-in-the-uk.html

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