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UPC faces security risk over router passwords

Tuesday 5 January 2016 | 10:54 CET | News
Some customers of UPC Netherlands, which merged with Ziggo last year, are using older routers that can easily have the password hacked, reports Tweakers. A link is available on social media to an application providing standard log-in details for the UPC routers. Research last year from the Radboud University in Nijmegen also found that some wireless routers from KPN and Ziggo can be easily hacked in a similar way. The providers subsequently advised customers to change their passwords. 

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Categories: Internet
Companies: KPN / UPC / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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