Should we be worried? Huawei router …Part II

This is a follow-up of this post… Good. Now we are at par. After getting the router config as in the earlier post, I got to comb through the router config. Interesting things, I tell you. One of the parameters, X_HW_MonitorCollector has a server URL of and a tftp port of 6169. As shown above,Continue reading “Should we be worried? Huawei router …Part II”

Huawei HG8245H router “privilege escalation”…Part I

This is a prequel to this post here Well, I got to play around with my router a few weeks ago. My router, a Huawei HG8245H version, is pretty decent for home use. First things first, the login password is smack on the bottom of router as below. Most routers have a well known defaultContinue reading “Huawei HG8245H router “privilege escalation”…Part I”