D link dir 300 updating firmware

In response, D-Link stated that it is releasing firmware updates to address the vulnerability in affected routers."Security and performance is of the utmost importance to D-Link across all product lines," D-Link said on its website.

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Make sure you are using the file "dir601a1-factory-to-ddwrt-firmware.bin" from the site and not "dir601a1-firmware.bin".

It's possible you may have a "C" revision board, which isn't supported by DD-WRT, in a "A" revision chassis - it may have had the board swapped in a return or repair.

"These firmware updates address the security vulnerabilities in affected D-Link routers," the page stated.

"D-Link will update this continually and we strongly recommend all users to install the relevant updates." The company also advised against responding to unsolicited e-mails related to security vulnerabilities prompting the user to take action.

Explore further: Router compromise, rogue remote control?

Ich war neulich dazu gezwungen, meinen etwas betagten WLAN-Router zu aktualisieren.

To see which other router models might have the same backdoor vulnerability, Heffner used a special search engine, Shodan.

Heffner concluded that the same string could work on a total of seven D-Link router types, based on source code of the HTML pages and search results.

D-Link is presently working with Heffner and other researchers to learn more about the vulnerability.

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