Research uncovers vulnerabilities in routers from Netgear, D-Link and ZTE

[Aug 21, 2018]

New research released by the reviews site TheBestVPN claims that “vulnerabilities in routers from Netgear Inc., D-Link Corp. and ZTE Corp. could result in “a complete takeover of your router.”

Reported today by TechRadar with limited details, the vulnerabilities initially appears to be accessed by the creation of a malicious web page or link that injects malicious script that allows a hacker to intercept personal information.

Routers at risk named by the research include the Netgear DGN2200 and DGN2200M, Dlink DIR-300 and ZTE F660, but other models could also be affected.

Cyber Security Tips: 

  • Users & IT Administrators are recommended to check for Security updates & patch them accordingly if they are using given models of routers in theirs network.

 

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