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Oh no, Moto! Cable modem has hardcoded 'technician' backdoor

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Hang on - a quick Google of the hard-coded technician password shows that these credentials have been publically-known for at least THREE YEARS:

I'm not exactly certain how this means that Rapid7 'discovered' the vulnerability in CVE-2015-0966 - but of more concern, frankly, is that this has been in the wild for as long as it has. Bloody brilliant.

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