Mikrotik, Server Administration, Technology

How to prevent customers from reselling your internet.

Imagine you have set up hotspots in an hostel and tech savvy students/tenants purchases an unlimited packages e.g 24 hours.He then proceeds to to connect there laptop and create a wifi access point(i.e software based routers) and connect his friends.This diverts much needed revenue for your wifi hotspot business.

typical network of an ISP and their customer reselling the internet

To prevent that.

Method 1:Use data caps ,quotas and fare usage policy.

Method 2:Use TTL

Connect to mikrotik

Go to IP -> Firewall -> mangle.

Click Add new

The value at the ttl is very dependent on the network topology.Call netpap support for any form of assistance.Paid support may be involved.

Thanks you.

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