Option to edit admin username

Dudley_Winchester Posts: 22
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edited August 2022 in Security Ideas
To boost security of firewalls, I would like to be able to change the username "admin" to something else.
That way, a hacker would need to guess both the username and password.
This is being more commonly added to other vendors products and I welcome the option to do it with ZyXEL as well.
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  • dpipro
    dpipro Posts: 61
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    Agree! Or the ability to disable admin account...
    Best regards
  • PeterUK
    PeterUK Posts: 2,221
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    You could set the admin password to a long random thing that nothing can hack it over time and make another user with admin rights.