Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

#2243 Would you like a backdoor with that Linksys router, Sir?
Linksys says that 25 router models are vulnerable to remote hacking and could be taken over by an attacker if users still use their default admin credentials.

The company issued a security advisory this week, letting customers know that certain products are vulnerable to three vulnerabilities discovered by cyber-security firm IOActive.

Linksys, formerly part of Cisco, now a Belkin brand, says it's working on delivering a firmware update to mitigate all three flaws. In the meantime, the company issued a security alert as a warning for customers that might be vulnerable to attacks.
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