your USB LTE stick has a vuln.
"The LTE USB Stick E3372" Damn it!
"a security blunder that affects macOS users" Ah, TFFT!
Huawei has belatedly fixed an embarrassing vulnerability in a USB connectivity dongle, spotted by Trustwave, after The Register intervened. The LTE USB Stick E3372 device contains a SIM card. Inserting it into a laptop gives you LTE connectivity – handy for working on the move or in a location without Wi-Fi or Ethernet …
My E3372 is used as a backup in my router and occasionally on an OpenSUSE laptop. The laptop doesn't even see it as a modem - it sees a "wired ethernet adapter" and won't give me information about signal strength or connected network. I realise this MacOS vuln doesn't really affect me, but I dare say the thing could do with a firmware update from time to time and I've no clue how to go about that.
Probably wouldn't have bought a Huawei if it weren't the only recommended supported model for my router that I could find on sale, but it was so I'm stuck with it. Have to say it works pretty well, even when the signal is weak.
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