Learn how to secure your wireless (WiFi) network. Your home WiFi network can be set to either protected or open. Having an open network means that anyone within range of your network can connect and use your Internet service. A protected network asks for a password anytime someone tries to connect.
Securing your Shaw modem
Shaw wireless devices come pre-setup with a wireless password. This password can be found on the white sticker on the top of your device. To change your password, refer to the support article for your make/model of modem: