[Chugalug] 58, 000 Security Camera Systems Critically Vulnerable To Attackers

Dan Lyke danlyke at flutterby.com
Tue Jan 29 21:19:23 UTC 2013


On Tue, 29 Jan 2013 16:11:56 -0500
Dave Brockman <dave at brockmans.com> wrote:
> We *have* to get out of this IPv4 mindset that NAT is a good thing
> (tm).

Yeah, I'm not convinced that it's a good thing, but I'm of the opinion
that it's what we have right now.

> The bad guys have been winning this particular war for at least the
> past 5 years.  And I mean the really bad guys, not the script kiddie
> punk kind, the Estonian Mafia kind.....

Got *5* calls today from the guy claiming to be from technical support
trying to get me to install software on my Windows computer.

> Using your modem as a modem and not a router with a proper firewall at
> your border will prevent that nonsense also.

Yes.

Dan


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