Re: XP vulnerabilities?
From: Frank le Spikkin (zaq_at_invalid.jp)
Date: 21 Feb 2004 17:33:59 GMT
Gladys Pump <email@example.com> wrote in
> I have a Linksys BEFSR41 router which is great IMO. I noticed
> earlier on that a poster was concerned about making sure no one
> could log into a router remotely.
> To (hopefully) remedy this on my router, I've port-forwarded
> port 80 to a non-existant internal address. AFAIK, this is
> effectively 'stealthing' the port. Did I need to do this ?
No, it is configurable for a BEFSR41 router:
Logon to your router
Click Advanced - Filters
Scroll down and click:
Block Inbound Requests - Enable
Remote Management - Disable
Remote Upgrade - Disable