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Over 25,000 IoT CCTV Cameras Used In DDoS Attack
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uRock
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uRock,
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7/1/2016 | 11:31:31 AM
Where can we find which vendors?
I have a Swann system and would like to know if it is vulnerable. 

I am sure mine isn't being used as it is not connected to any router with internet access. It would still be nice to know if I should worry about this if I were to put it on my regular LAN.
RyanSepe
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RyanSepe,
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6/29/2016 | 1:04:52 PM
Re: CCTV
I would think some level of functionality would need to be maintained otherwise the owner of the CCTV would be alerted pretty quickly.
Dr.T
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Dr.T,
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6/29/2016 | 11:18:48 AM
Compromised CCTV
" The most compromised CCTV devices were located in Taiwan, USA, Indonesia, Mexico, Malaysia and Israel, Italy, Vietnam, France and Spain, says Sucuri "

Another question; are these the countries using CCTV devices most?
Dr.T
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6/29/2016 | 11:16:08 AM
Re: RCE
Or follow up question, do they know that their devises are vulnerable? :--))
Dr.T
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Dr.T,
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6/29/2016 | 11:14:40 AM
CCTV
A question came to my mind: What happens when CCTV is attacked, it does not record? That is a good way of disabling cameras in secure areas.

 
RyanSepe
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RyanSepe,
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6/29/2016 | 9:50:27 AM
RCE
Has there been a patched released by the vendors to mitigate this RCE flaw?


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