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Popular 3G/4G data dongles are desperately vulnerable, say hackers

Warm Braw Silver badge

Cellular modems

The investigators bundled together dongle-style devices and WiFi+3G/4G routers under the collective title of "modems". It's unlikely your typical USB dongle, lacking a webserver, is going to be vulnerable to most of the attacks they describe, so it might have been better to preserve the distinction.

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