D-Link DIR-850L Routers Bundled with Unifi Not Affected by Security Vulnerability Issue


Recently, it has been reported that the D-Link DIR-850L router, as illustrated above, has a new security vulnerability. It turned out that hackers can access your WiFi network without the necessary credentials, which can put your data at risk.

According to D-Link, this problem affects DIR-850L routers with hardware revision A. Routers with hardware revision B are not affected.

The DIR-850L is one of several routers offered by TM for its Unifi broadband subscription. However, it is not affected by this vulnerability problem because they are using a different variant with the B1 Hardware Revision.

Below is TM's statement about the router vulnerability issue:

Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) wishes to inform you that the DLink routers provided to our customers are not affected by the authentication vulnerability. The routers provided to our clients are from version b1, while the affected version is version a.

Rest assured that the security and privacy of our customers is of utmost importance to us and we will keep you posted should you need to update the security patches for the router.

For any questions, customers can contact us via Live Chat at [email protected] app or unifi.com.my/chat, send a tweet to us @helpmeunifi or send a message to facebook.com/weareunifi.


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