Check Device List: The administrative panel of your router will show the devices that are connected with your router. If you were seeing any other devices rather than your device, you can change your security settings of your account. In order to log in to your console admin panel, go to cmd menu and type ipconfig. As soon as you have type ipconfig, you can see the Default Gateway IP address. By simply typing it in the browser, you can enter into your admin panel of your Wi-Fi router. There you can add security to the Wi-Fi connection, by providing password you can secure your Wi-Fi connection.
Check Attached Devices: In the Router admin panel, you can check the number of lists that are connected to your router. You can see the number of devices in Device list or in My Network or Attached Devices. From that list, you can view the list of devices with IP address, by comparing the IP address with your devices, you can easily target the unauthorized device.
Usable Network Monitoring Tool: You can use the advanced settings in the router to monitor the other devices, and also some tools are available in the internet to view the number of devices that are connected in your network. Using this application, the devices that are connected in your network can be viewed with full details. Some application provides various features such as termination of the device, blocking the IP address and also it offers features like blocking of the Mac address of the device, so that the device cannot be used on your router.
By using this simple tips, you can detect and prevention of Wi-Fi stealing. Stay with our blog for more interesting information.