Easily Exploitable Vulnerability Found in Netis Routers

August 26, 2014


Routers produced by China-based networking solutions provider Netis Systems are plagued by a security hole that can be leveraged by an attacker to gain control of the devices, Trend Micro reported on Monday.

Netis Systems is part of the Netcore Group, which is headquartered in Shenzhen. Their products are sold under the Netcore brand name in China and as Netis is other parts of the world. According to the security firm, Netis/Netcore routers are exposed by a backdoor that can be easily exploited.