Tag Archives: AirPort Extreme

Fix iPhone not connecting to AirPort Wi-Fi networks

WiFiIconXWhile there are many reasons why an iPhone will not connect to an AirPort base station or other Wi-Fi network, one may simply be an odd configuration of the AirPort’s password in the iPhone’s settings, but sometimes you might check or re-check your password and even though it is entered correctly, it may still give you errors and not connect.

If you find that one of your iOS devices is not connecting, then you can try to fix the situation in one of two ways. Continue reading

Time Capsule and AirPort Extreme firmware update fixes Heartbleed bug

WiFiIconXWhile Apple’s online services were unaffected by the recent Heartbleed OpenSSL vulnerability, its 2013-model AirPort and Time Capsule base stations were subject to the bug, and could allow for interception of sensitive data for encrypted connections to iCloud services such as Apple’s Back To My Mac feature. Continue reading