Study finds many popular routers contain hundreds of known security flaws and are infrequently updated

Study finds many popular routers contain hundreds of known security flaws and are infrequently updated

The study, conducted by Fraunhofer Institute for Communication, which assessed the firmware on 127 routers made by seven different brands found that many of the routers had hundreds of flaws.

Even when firmware updates are loaded onto routers, which are opportunities to patch known security flaws, researchers say they often fail to fix known security errors.

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