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D-Link routers vulnerable to unauthorized DNS changing

2015/01/28

Softpedia- (International) A recently published proof-of-concept exploit from a security researcher at Ethical Hacker, illustrated a vulnerability found in DSL router model D-Link DSL-2740R, which allows remoter hackers to change the device's domain name system (DNS) settings and redirect users to malicious online locations hosting malware or phishing pages.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/D-Link-Routers-Vulnerable-to-Unauthorized-DNS-Changing-471480.shtml

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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