Researcher discovers a “bug” which looks an awful lot like a backdoor.
Manufacturer issues a “fix.”
Researcher investigates and discovers the “fix” just obfuscated the backdoor, making it a little harder to find and activate.
The affected equipment? Wireless DSL routers manufactured by a company known as Sercomm, which makes routers for Netgear, Cisco, Linksys, and Diamond…
That “Internet of Things” is looking like a better idea every day!