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January 30, 2013, 11:47:49 AM
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Security Flaws in UPnP protocol put 50 million devices at risk
http://thehackernews.com/2013/01/security-flaws-in-upnp-protocol-put-50.html

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January 30, 2013, 06:22:51 PM
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upnp is internal, so only computers that are directly connected to the internet (without router between) are at risk... 50 million?!

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upnp is internal, so only computers that are directly connected to the internet (without router between) are at risk... 50 million?!

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Haha, ok... geez!

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