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    "Millions" Of Home Routers Vulnerable To Web Hack
    Andy Greenberg is a technology writer for Forbes.

    The upcoming Black Hat security conference in Las Vegas offers an annual parade of security researchers revealing new ways to break various elements of the Internet. But few of the talks have titles quite as alarming as one on this year's schedule: "How to Hack Millions of Routers."
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    It drives home the point that there are vulnerabilities that users cannot do anything about. Hopefully router manufacturers will eventually step up and fix exposed vulnerabilities. However, all of us have to be proactive in taking measures that we can implement, such as changing the default router user and password settings, as well as maintaining up to date firmware.
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    A fellow lounger has already been hit with this attack.

    http://lounge.windowssecrets.com/ind...owtopic=776667

    CHANGE THOSE DEFAULT PASSWORDS.......

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    Yeah, this one caught my eye as a result of Mike Casey's recent thread.
    Hopefully we can make this a little more well known to others out there.
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