Default Passwords in Broadband Routers

Most of the broadband routers manufacturers allow end users to control the settings of their devices through an administrative panel. This admin panel is usually accessed through a private IP Address, usually configured as or something similar.

The user has to key-in a username and password, which is factory default set, but can be changed by the user depending upon his or her convenience. In case, the user forgets the changed password, broadband manufacturers generally allow the factory setting to be restored through a hardware reset button.

2Wire Routers Default Password List.

2Wire is a reputed brand in case of broadband routers. Here is a list of their most popular model of broadband routers.

Vendor Model Protocol Username Password
2WIRE HOMEPORTAL Rev. SBC YAHOO! DSL 2Wire (External Link)