DD-WRT is a Linux based alternative OpenSource firmware suitable for a great variety of WLAN routers and embedded systems. The main emphasis lies on providing the easiest possible handling while at the same time supporting a great number of functionalities within the framework of the respective hardware platform used.

Recent News

Heartbleed & DD-WRT/DD-WRT Online Services

The Heartbleed vulnerability in discovered in OpenSSL 1.0.1 - 1.0.1f is one of the most serious matters in encrypted data communication during the last years. First of all we can ensure you that the encrypted web services like the DD-WRT Online Shop and the Activation center never have been affected because the OpenSSL version we are using does not contain the vulnerability.

Currently the main focus of the Heartbleed discussion lies on web servers using SSL/TLS but other services on Linux systems are also using OpenSSL. By default none of these services is enabled in DD-WRT - nevertheless it is important that you check your  router settings to find out if you might be affected by Heartbleed.

Buffalo Americas releases new DD-WRT only router models

Today Buffalo Americas announced new Buffalo routers coming with DD-WRT as a factory default. With the AirStation™ AC 1750 WZR-1750DHPD, the AirStation™ N600 WZR-600DHP2D and the AirStation™ N300 WHR-300HP2D Buffalo Americas offers an up-to-date produt line of wireless routers that - with the added benefits of DD-WRT - covers most of the Prosumer's requirements.

First ADSL+ Router with DD-WRT Support [Update]

Many DD-WRT users have been asking for support of routers with an integrated ADSL modem for a long time. We have been working for some months on support of Lantiq's Danube chipsets and can now proudly present the first DD-WRT firmware for the Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H router with integrated ADSL+ modem.

"Teach your router new tricks..."

We found an interesting article about how people do benefit from DD-WRT in various ways: "Teach your router new tricks with DD-WRT". This should also give those among you that are not sure what's the purpose of DD-WRT some new ideas.
Many thanks to Sedar Yegulalp from InfoWorld for the good work!

Latest DD-WRT Releases

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