FAQ: How to protect my router from API attacks?

As a general rule, to protect your router from attacks, you simply need to block all the services that you are are not currently using.

Here are the steps:

1. Go to IP > Services:


2. Disable any services that you are not using:


3. API service config

For the API section, you can block all access except for the local Zima VPN range so that Zima can still access the API safely. Here’s how:
Edit API service field Available From:
as shown in the screenshot below:

Congrats, you are done. Now your router is safe from unsolicited access and attacks.