42146881 story Remote Linksys 0-Day Root Exploit Uncovered 133 133 Posted by samzenpus on Monday January 14, 2013 @05:39PM from the protect-ya-neck dept. Orome1 writes "DefenseCode researchers have uncovered a remote root access vulnerability in the default installation of Linksys routers. They contacted Cisco and shared a detailed vulnerability description along with the PoC exploit for the vulnerability. Cisco claimed that the vulnerability was already fixed in the latest firmware release, which turned out to be incorrect. The latest Linksys firmware (4.30.14) and all previous versions are still vulnerable."