Category: Remote Administration

New Linksys Worm: “The Moon”

A new worm that propagates itself from router to router has been discovered by Security researcher Johannes B. Ullrich of the SANS Technology Institute. This Linksys worm was named “The Moon”  because it includes some basic HTML pages with images based on the movie “The Moon”. The worm takes advantage of vulnerabilities in several Linksys products, including  the models: […]

Linksys Remote Admin Enabled

A new and dangerous vulnerability is being reported against certain Linksys routers. Apparently, if the “Classic” interface is being used instead of the newer “Smart” interface, Remote Administration is enabled whether or not it has been enabled in the user interface. This is obviously pretty bad since it will give anyone on the internet an […]