NetGear Has Remote Access Wide Open

NetGear’s WG602 access point has a hidden password that provides remote and local administrative control. Unlike Linksys’, where turning the firewall on (which is on by default, but a researcher found new units in which it was off when taken out of the box), the NetGear hole cannot be disabled. The backdoor seems to have been created by the vendor that packaged the device for NetGear

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