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    Cannot block internet access to devices on guest wireless networks

    Attempting to block internet access on guest networks results in the message " is not a valid IP address!" Non-guest network is 192.168.1.X. Also attempting to change the icon also results in the same error message.
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    Release Asuswrt-Merlin 386.2 is now available

    Reconfigured printer to correct error
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    VPNFilter Malware Recommendations Regardless of whether you think your device has been hacked, power cycle the device, flash the latest firmware over the top of whatever’s on there, and perform a factory reset on the firmware...
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    VPNFilter Malware

    The first stage implant sets up a cron job. You could check /var/spool/cron/crontabs for suspicious jobs. Not sure if after the 2nd and 3rd stage are installed, the cron job is deleted. Could check the modification date of the crontabs directory.
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    VPNFilter Malware

    VPNFilter router malware is a lot worse than everyone thought Asus, D-Link, Huawei, Ubiquiti, UPVEL, and ZTE: these are the vendors newly named by Cisco's Talos Intelligence whose products are being exploited by the VPNFilter malware...
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    How to disable IPv6 DNS?

    On the IPv6 setting disable Enable Router Advertisement
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    How to disable IPv6 DNS?

    Check your LAN - DHCP setting; Advertise router's IP in addition to user-specified DNS Set this to No to stop your clients using the router's DNS.
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    Asuswrt-Merlin 378.56_2 is now available

    That explains it. Thank you. Just when you think you understand how this router works, you realize you don't :)
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    Asuswrt-Merlin 378.56_2 is now available

    Is the samba daemon supposed to be started and running when it is configured off through the gui? There are no shares showing. AC66R
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    Merlin Vulnerabilities?

    Asus has release new firmware with several security fixes, - Fixed CVE-2015-6949 buffer overflow issue, special thanks for Elvis Collado at Praetorian. - Fixed Web server Accept-Language buffer overflow, special thanks for Elvis Collado at DVLabs. - Fixed Web server URL handler buffer overflow...
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    NetUSB Kernel Stack Buffer Overflow

    Is Asus vulnerable?
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    ASUS RT-AC66U Firmware version - 7.04.15 (Beta)

    Could you please explain your earlier comment then,
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    RomPager Exploit

    Is ASUS and or Merlin Firmware vulnerable?
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    ASUS RT-AC68U, RT-AC66R, RT-AC66U, RT-AC56R, RT-AC56U, RT-N66R, RT-N66U, RT-N56R, RT-N56U, and possibly other RT-series routers before firmware do not verify the integrity of firmware (1) update information or (2) downloaded updates, which allows man-in-the-middle (MITM) attackers...
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    Looking for feedback: Samba upgrade

    Please upgrade any module or software that increases stability or security. Routers are not performance file/print servers nor a NAS. If users are looking for performance file server, using a router is not a wise choice.