Archive for the ‘router’ Category

Updated Firmware Due for Serious TP-Link Router Vulnerabilities

February 13th, 2017

A researcher disclosed vulnerabilities in TP-Link C2 and C20i routers that allow for remote code execution and denial-of-service attacks with authentication.

Posted in Denial of Service, Pierre Kim, remote code execution, router, Router vulnerabilities, TP-Link patch, TP-LINK routers, TP-Link updated firmware, TP-Link vulnerabilities, vulnerabilities, Web Security | Comments (0)

Netgear router remote control bug – what you need to know

December 14th, 2016

Some Netgear routers can be remotely controlled by booby-trapped web pages. Here’s how to deal with the problem.

Posted in CVE-2016-582384, Exploit, NETGEAR, router | Comments (0)

Netgear routers have gaping remote access hole

December 12th, 2016

Command injection made easy: you can simply append a system command to a certain router URL…and the router will run it for you.

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Is your router taking part in DDoS attacks right under your nose?

October 14th, 2016

Akamai calls this one “SSHowDowN”, which is shorthand for “DON’T SET DEFAULT PASSWORDS BECAUSE EVERYBODY KNOWS WHAT THEY ARE.”

Posted in #CyberAware, DDoS, Denial of Service, IoT, NCSAM, router, ssh, Vulnerability | Comments (0)

Flaw In D-Link Software Affects 400K Devices

July 8th, 2016

In-brief: A vulnerability in software by device maker D-Link is much more widespread than initially believed, affecting hundreds of thousands of Internet connected devices, including cameras, home routers, wireless access points and network attached storage. A vulnerability in software by device maker D-Link is much more widespread than initially believed, affecting hundreds of thousands of Internet connected devices, including cameras, home routers, wireless access points and network attached storage. The security firm Senrio said on Thursday that a vulnerability it first disclosed in June in D-Link’s DCS-930L Network Cloud Camera also affects “a huge range of products” made by that company. More than 120 models across Connected Home Products, including cameras, routers, access points, modems, and storage, are affected by this single vulnerability, Senrio said in a statement. As many as 400,000 D-Link devices that are accessible from the public Internet are vulnerable to remote attack as a result of the remote code […]


Definitive Guide to DLP

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D-Link Patches Two Remotely Exploitable Bugs in Firmware

March 16th, 2015

Router company D-Link has patched two separate vulnerabilities in its firmware that could be exploited remotely and lead to takeover and arbitrary code execution. Routers under the DCS-93xl umbrella, including the DCS-930L, DCS-931L, DCS-932L, and DCS-933L models, contain a hole that enabled remote authenticated attackers to upload their own files – in the location of […]

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D-Link patches critical router flaws, says more fixes to come

March 4th, 2015

D-Link has taken action over three serious vulnerabilities discovered in several of its home routers, and it’s promising more fixes next week.

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