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WEMO Smart Plug has been hacked (Security Vulnerability) (Technology)

by X2daZ, Friday, August 24, 2018, 11:54 (85 days ago)
edited by X2daZ, Friday, August 24, 2018, 11:56

:-scared

It can allow remote attackers to bypass local security protection via a crafted HTTP post packet.

“Can this vulnerability lead to a useful attack? A smart plug by itself has a low impact,” they explained. “An attacker could turn off the switch or at worst possibly overload the switch. But if the plug is networked with other devices, the potential threat grows.”


https://www.helpnetsecurity.com/2018/08/23/hacking-smart-plugs/

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