Alert: Russians may have control of your wireless router,.... maybe.
Bob_Luken already sucked before joining forum,.....just sayin'.Posts: 8,150 ✭✭✭✭✭
Just a heads up, in case you haven't heard. I learned about this just this morning. I suppose the attack was begun just before the long weekend in order to gain a foothold while we were away, or not paying as much attention to our routers and stuff. And the name of the attacking malware is "VPNFilter". Well isn't that brilliant? Sounds just like something that is supposed to be installed on your devices, protecting you. Don't it?
FBI Says You Should Reboot Your Routers And NAS Devices
https://www.forbes.com/sites/tomcoughlin/2018/05/28/fbi-says-you-should-reboot-your-routers-and-nas-devices/#6da6f4fcfed2What are NAS devices? Stands for network attached storage. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Network-attached_storage
How To Reboot Your Router, Comply With The FBI's Request, And Protect Yourselfhttps://www.forbes.com/sites/anthonykarcz/2018/05/29/how-to-reboot-your-router-comply-with-the-fbis-request-and-protect-yourself/#6d4d77f34e0d