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Time Warner Cable modems vulnerability

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And this is such a major freakup for whoever decided to hide the Administer functions via Java Script.

Actually this may go hand in hand with this post. http://www.testmy.net/t-27179.msg314757#msg314757

http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2009/10/time-warner-cable/

Time Warner Cable Exposes 65,000 Customer Routers to Remote Hacks

By Kim Zetter Email Author

October 20, 2009

6:20 pm  

A vulnerability in a Time Warner cable modem and Wi-Fi router deployed to 65,000 customers would allow a hacker to remotely access the device

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Thanks for this .

If there not sure what to do at this time, in the mean while send out a data sheet to the modems effected and a quick guide to the end user to change the password, hello ?  Only thing wrong with this, is I would bet that 85% of end users have no clue what an IP is, let alone the 50% that have no idea what the modem even is, or where it's located.

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