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


As some of you might have recognized via the press the FCC intends router makers to lock down their devices to prevent users from changing RF settings to operate a device outside the allowed spectrum. Practically this leads to a complete firmware lock down preventing users to install third party firmwares. We all know what that means for security, innovation and freedom so the FSF launched a online form to easily voice user's opinions to the FCC at www.dearfcc.org. Feel free to tell the FCC your point of view!

DD-WRT® & Linksys WRT-1900AC [Update]

A good working relationship has been formed with Linksys to where there is now DD-WRT support planned for the Linksys WRT1900AC and WRT1200AC routers. This is possible due to Linksys and Marvel working closely to improve the upstream support for the Marvel CPUs and Wi-Fi radios. Stay tuned for more news in the near future!

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.

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.

Latest DD-WRT Releases

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