Tag Archives: Router

MikroTik Security Advice (CVE-2018-14847)

[German]Router manufacturer MikroTik has published a security advisory on how to protect its devices against a takeover by the Meris botnet. The Meris gang exploits the CVE-2018-14847 vulnerability, discovered in 2018 and patched long ago, to take over devices and … Continue reading

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Authentication Vulnerability CVE-2021-20090 in Arcadyan-based Routers and Modems

[German]Routers and modems from the Taiwan-based manufacturer Arcadyan have a CVE-2021-20090 vulnerability that can be used to bypass authentication. The routers and modems are sold under many trade names by other manufacturers. Advertising

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Cisco Small Business Router: Update for Root vulnerability

[German]Cisco has published a security warning for its small business routers that they are affected by a root vulnerability and should be updated to a new firmware version quickly. Advertising

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Fraunhofer test: Huge security flaws in common home routers

[German]Security researchers at German Fraunhofer Institute looked at 127 common routers for home use. The had the latest firmware installed, but the researchers  came to some frightening results. Almost all devices had alarming security flaws. Advertising

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Security: Update your bintec elmeg Business Routers!

[German]Just a note to users of bintec elmeg business routers. It's recommended, to update the firmware of these devices, because a nasty bug has been discovered. During port forwarding accidentally more ports as expected are being opened. Advertising

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MikroTik-Router: Firmware Update closes vulnerabilities

[German]The Tenable Research team has uncovered vulnerabilities in the MikroTik RouterOS. In the meantime, the manufacturer MikroTik has provided updated firmware updates to close the vulnerabilities. Advertising

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D-Link wont fix router a vulnerability

[German]D-Link routers DIR-652, DIR-655, DIR-866L and DHP-1565 has a critical remote execution vulnerability in the most recent firmware. But the manufacturer no longer wants to fix that flaw. Advertising

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D-Link router can be compromised

[German]Does anyone use a D-Link router? In eight models, there are several security vulnerabilities that can be used to completely compromise the devices.  Advertising

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Patch your MikroTik routers, there are attacks in the wild

[German]Users of micro-routers should urgently update their firmware. Because a vulnerability that became known two days ago is already being exploited for attacks. Advertising

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Security: Firmware update for D-Link DIR-850L router

[German]A few days ago, security researchers reported serious vulnerabilities in the D-Link DIR-850L router. Now D-Link has provided firmware updates to close the vulnerabilities. Advertising

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