(Via Gunnar Peterson)
So, today’s Firewall is:With "Stealth Router-based Botnet Discovered" (via Cybersec).
…and still considered a security device?
- A Multi-Protocol parsing engine
- Written in C
- Running in Kernel space
- Allowed full corporate network access
- Holding cryptographic key material
...the first known botnet based on exploiting consumer network devices, such as home routers and cable/dsl modems.When security devices are exploitable…