Category: Cyber Security

D-Link Backdoor

D-Link DIR-620 routers contains a backdoor account was discovered by Kaspersky Lab researchers.  Firmware that was found to have the backdoor are 1.0.3, 1.0.37, 1.3.1, 1.3.3, 1.3.7, 1.4.0, and 2.0.22.  D-Link have no plans to update the firmware due to the age of the router.  If you have one of the DIR-620 I would not … Continue reading D-Link Backdoor

UPnP

Unless you know for sure that you are going to use UPnP (universal plug and play), always disable it on your router.  With UPnP turned on your inviting every one to your router.

To Bing or not to Bing

If you do a search in Bing for "chrome download" you will be presented with a link that will take you to a bad download site.  The Chrome installer that you get from the bad site will have virus and malware.  When downloading any software one should always go directly to the delevper's site.