back to article Dahua video kit left user credentials in plain sight

Chinese security camera/DVR company Dahua is pushing firmware patches after accusations by a security researcher that a swathe of its products carried a back door. First notified to video surveillance publication IPVM and the Full Disclosure list, the vulnerability is described as a “damn Hollywood hack, click on one button …

  1. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Comes with the territory I am afraid

    I have written this one already, not going to repeat it in detail. The whole area is in abysmal state at the standard and spec level. This particular piece of Chinese cheap tat running bugware is probably worse than average, but not by much.

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