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5 new vulnerabilities expose the 'backbone' of an enterprise network to data theft

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

The flaws in a Cisco protocol show the challenge of keeping one insecure device from being a gateway to another for a hacker.

A bug in Wi-Fi ‘extenders’ could give a hacker full control over the devices

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

The vulnerability in a piece of TP-Link gear is just the latest bug to be found in popular home networking equipment.

Cisco router vulnerabilities could prevent future software updates

by Sean Lyngaas • 10 months ago

A patch won’t completely remediate the problem.

Get those Verizon Fios routers patched, Tenable says

by Sean Lyngaas • 11 months ago

The research highlights the extent to which routers can be a gateway for hackers into networked homes.

CenturyLink sounds the alarm about TheMoon botnet, a versatile tool for fraud

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

New research is a reminder of how versatile the hordes of infected computers can be in catering to hackers’ needs.

VPNFilter now has 'even greater capabilities,' research shows

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

VPNFilter, the malware framework that co-opted half a million routers into a botnet earlier this year, has “even greater capabilities” than previously documented, new research shows.

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