Category: ASUS

RouterCheck now detects the “Kafeine Vulnerability”

Security researcher Kafeine recently discovered a web-based attack tool that hackers have been using to compromise home routers. The attack utilizes Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) vulnerabilities that are present in many popular routers. The list of router vendors affected include: ASUS Belkin D-Link Edimax Linksys Medialink Microsoft Netgear Tenda TP-Link Trendnet ZyXEL The attack modifies the […]

The Best AC Router

We’re often asked, “What’s the best AC router to buy”? Well, that’s not such a simple question and doesn’t have such a simple answer. But the guys over at MaximumPC thought they’d tackle the question and look at the best 802.11ac routers on the market. Their results can be found here. What do they like? […]

ASUS Bug Exposes Users’ Files

Imagine that you’ve plugged your USB hard drive filled with lots of files (i.e. movies, music, your personal records) into your new router so that everyone on the network can get access to them as well as giving you secure access to them from wherever you are. Pretty cool, huh, nice feature. Many routers are […]