Reply to post: Re: MokroTik

100,000 home routers recruited to spread Brazilian hacking scam

Christian Berger

Re: MokroTik

" Apart from that web side access should be closed down by default."

TR-069, the protocol which ISPs use to manage their routers, requires a webservice to be available from the Internet. And no, routers typically don't allow you to set up a packet filter to only allow those services from the IP-Adresses of the ACS of your ISP.

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