NetUSB Vulnerability Leaves Millions of Wi-fi Networks Open To Attack

Your wi-fi router may be insecure, allowing unknown nearby hackers to gain access to your network. Certain TP-LINK and Netgear devices are known to be vulnerable, but the researchers believe that devices from a whole range of manufacturers including IOGear, Western Digital, and ZyXEL are affected. If your router has the capability to plug in a USB device, you will want to read the article by Adrian Kingsley-Hughes in ZD-Net at http://www.zdnet.com/article/netusb-vulnerability-leaves-millions-of-connected-devices-open-to-attack.

The problem reportedly exists whether you have a USB device plugged in or not.

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