[sf-lug] crackers may target routers, here are some defence ideas such as OpenWRT
maestro415 at gmail.com
Tue Aug 18 11:43:27 PDT 2015
Excuse my spelling before noon...
Thanks to BobbIE...
On Tuesday, August 18, 2015, maestro <maestro415 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks to Jim & Bobby!!!...
> Message ends.
> On Tuesday, August 18, 2015, jim <jim at well.com> wrote:
>> Here's a link to an article that claims
>> that world-wide crackers may be targetting
>> our routers because the routers are frail
>> from a security standpoint.
>> Set a long, complex password, turn off
>> uPnP and any other unneeded features, and--
>> most effective of all--re-fire the firmware
>> with OpenWRT.
>> We discussed this last night in the
>> SF-LUG meeting, and Bobbie found these
>> links to the Buffalo router products,
>> which use OpenWRT.
>> Here is the URL to the Amazon Web page.
>> Here are two pages for the rest of the information about the free
router firmware and what works with it.
>> The Buffalo main page.
>> Thanks, Bobbie!
> ~the quieter you become, the more you are able to hear...
*~the quieter you become, the more you are able to hear...*
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