A large majority of routers used in small offices are plagued with security vulnerabilities – with up to 80% of small office/home office models having critical security weaknesses, according to a survey by Tripwire. Tripwire’s research also found that many IT professionals working remotely do not use basic security controls.
The report comes in the wake of the discovery of a mysterious worm dubbed ‘Moon’ which is infecting models of Linksys router, as reported by We Live Security. The Internet Storm Center has issued a ‘suspected mass exploit’ warning regarding the worm.
See on www.welivesecurity.com