Getting Started With Fingbox Business

Just received your network cybersecurity device? Here’s everything you need to know about getting started with Fingbox Business. Main App Tabs Before we start, lets have a quick look at the main tabs. When you Login to the Fing app, you’ll see 3 main tabs (at the very bottom of […]

Is Fing GDPR Compliant?

What is GDPR? GDPR (the General Data Protection Regulation) is an EU regulation that came into play on the 25 May 2018. It focuses on data protection and privacy for all people within the European Union and the European Economic Area. It aims to give people control over their personal […]

Content Filtering

This feature is currently only available for Fingbox Business beta users. With the content filtering capability of Fingbox, you can be assured that those on your network can browse the Internet safely and securely. When enabled on Fingbox, content filtering can protect users from inappropriate, offensive or undesirable content rather than […]

DNS Filtering: Threat Protection

This feature is currently only available to our Fingbox Business Beta Testers. The types of attack on your network continue to increase and often it can happen without your knowledge. Protecting those on your network is a never-ending challenge, with new threats appearing on the internet every day. The Fingbox […]

WiFi Intrusion Protection

WiFi is notoriously easy to hack, and what is worse is that hackers can come into our wireless network without us even knowing. Fingbox’s WiFi Intrusion Protection feature alerts you to attacks on your WiFi, so you can take action to protect your home. What Attacks Can the Fingbox Wireless Intrusion […]

Network Vulnerability Test

Networks are filled with entry points, and because of this, they are extremely easy to hack. The problem most homeowners face when securing their network is a lack of visibility of where these vulnerabilities are. How can you remove a weakness when you don’t even know where it is? Those […]

Why Am I Getting “DE:AD:C0:DE:CA:FE” On My Network?

Please do not worry – you are not being hacked! Since version 1.10.9 we added a “DHCP server finder” inside the FingBox. The purpose of this component is to discover every active DHCP server inside the network by sending fake request with the special MAC address “DE:AD:C0:DE:CA:FE”, which might be […]

How To Force a Fingbox Firmware Update

So you’ve looked at the Fingbox Release Notes, gone onto the Fing app to check your Fingbox’s firmware version and noticed you don’t have the latest firmware for the box? Fingbox updates are automatic but can take up to 24 hours to reach your box after it has been released by […]

Why Can’t Fing See MAC Addresses on iOS 11?

The Fing network scanner sadly cannot show MAC addresses on iOS 11. The reason for this is that Apple has blocked any app from accessing MAC addresses in the ARP table of the iPhone’s Operating System (iOS). Therefore, MAC addresses can no longer be captured during a network scan performed on an […]

Fingbox Release Notes

Fingbox Release Notes This page covers the continuous updates we’re making to the Fingbox product. Watch this space and see how the product evolve. 5 November 2018 Fing App 8.0.0 A Brand new look for Fing! All the features you love, displayed in a fresh and crisp new User Interface […]