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How To Hack Your Company's Hikvision Recorder

Here's how easy it is to hack your company's Hikvision recorder: It does not matter how hard or secret the admin password is. Hikvision will happily help you. Hikvision will let anyone do it with no verification. You cannot disable this...

By IPVM Team - about 4 years ago

Anti-Hack Access Card Shields Tested

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Keeping your access control card information secure is becoming a big priority, especially since cheaper copiers can hack details easily. Multiple products claim they can keep those RFID details hidden, so we bought several examples to put them to...

By Brian Rhodes - about 4 years ago

Cracked 125kHz Access Control Migration Guide

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Despite being one of the most popular credentials, 125 kHz credentials are easily copied and insecure as we showed in our test results, video embedded below: However, changing to more secure credentials is not always a clear path, and doing it...

By Brian Rhodes - about 4 years ago

Cisco: Hikvision Hired Us

The day after Hikvision's backdoor was confirmed by the US Department of Homeland Security, Hikvision issued a press release about a 'cybersecurity collaboration' [link no longer available] with Cisco inside China, with Hikvision USA touting...

By John Honovich - about 4 years ago

Hikvision Blaming Backdoor On Others, Cannot Hide From DHS

Numerous Hikvision employees are blaming their backdoor on others but Hikvision cannot hide from the US Department of Homeland Security. Blaming Others Here is an example of a Hikvision employee's response to the backdoor: No need To worry,...

By John Honovich - about 4 years ago

Hikvision Backdoor Confirmed

The US Department of Homeland Security's Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT) has issued an advisory for vulnerabilities to Hikvision cameras, crediting and confirming the work of researcher Montecrypto who...

By Brian Karas - about 4 years ago

Chinese 'Attacking Us From Every Direction', Says US FBI

"Chinese eating our lunch. Attacking us from every direction" said the US FBI's Deputy Director Andrew McCabe at the ASIS 2017 CSO Summit [link no longer available]. .@FBI Deputy Director Andrew MCabe provides a State of FBI at #csosummit17 "we...

By John Honovich - about 4 years ago

Dahua Manager: Lots of Backdoors Beyond Dahua or Hikvision

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A Dahua technical manager has fired back at criticisms of Dahua's backdoor, posting publicly what many at Dahua have privately been saying for the past few weeks that their backdoor is no big deal because lots of companies have backdoors and that...

By John Honovich - about 4 years ago

Uniview Weak Local / Strong Remote Password Policy Tested

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With the continuing onslaught of cyber-security breaches (see Dahua backdoor recently discovered, Hikvision defaulted devices getting hacked) making devices accessible via the public Internet is risky, especially when many users fail to change...

By Ethan Ace - over 4 years ago

Genetec Comments on Washington DC MPD Hack

This January, the Washington DC police video surveillance system was hacked with ransomware, impacting 123 of 187 cameras. Last month, IPVM confirmed that the police system was using Genetec recorders, Axis cameras and Cradlepoint...

By Brian Karas - over 4 years ago

FLIR Responds to Dahua Backdoor

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FLIR is the first Dahua OEM partner to issue a statement following Dahua's backdoor disclosure: Certain FLIR and Lorex branded products that are produced by Dahua may be affected by this vulnerability. To reduce concern / problems, they...

By John Honovich - over 4 years ago

Hikvision Firmware Decrypted

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A developer has decrypted Hikvision's firmware, allowing examination of Hikvision's device source code and contents. In this report, we overview the tool, showing you how it works, sharing a Hikvision's camera decrypted firmware and overviewing...

By Brian Karas - over 4 years ago

Who Is Hacking Hikvision Devices?

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Someone or organization is mass hacking Hikvision devices, actively and systematically running a script / program across the Internet that looks for Hikvision devices, finds them, and, at least, locks the user out. The most significant...

By Brian Karas - over 4 years ago

Dahua Backdoor Uncovered

A major cyber security vulnerability across many Dahua products has been discovered by an independent researcher, reported on IPVM, verified by IPVM and confirmed by Dahua. Upgrade Immediately A 'number' of Dahua HDCVI and IP cameras and...

By IPVM Team - over 4 years ago

Hikvision Defaulted Devices Getting Hacked

Hikvision devices with default passwords and remote network access enabled (via DDNS, public IPs, etc.) have experienced wide spread hacking over the past month locking out users, IPVM has confirmed. This is new, and from what has been reported...

By Brian Karas - over 4 years ago

Hikvision Barred From US City Housing Authority Bid

A US city's housing authority has barred Hikvision products from their bid, due to 'increasing security concerns.' In the past few months: Hikvision has been removed from a US Embassy Hikvision has been expelled from Genetec, quarantined...

By John Honovich - over 4 years ago

Hikvision Pledges 'Never' 'Backdoors'

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With criticisms rising, Hikvision has gone on the record publicly declaring [link no longer available]: Hikvision never has, does or would intentionally contribute to the placement of “backdoors” in its products. One indisputable point is...

By John Honovich - over 4 years ago

Hikvision Discontinuing Online Service

Hikvision has declared it will discontinue its Hikvision online service, just days after IPVM's Hikvision Cloud Security Vulnerability Uncovered report. The abrupt move, including blocking logins in a few weeks, is troubling many dealers amidst...

By John Honovich - over 4 years ago

Sony IP Camera Backdoor Uncovered

A backdoor has been uncovered in ~80 Sony IP camera models, attackers can remotely enable telnet on the camera, and then potentially login as root, giving them full access to control the camera. Sony has issued new firmware for all cameras to fix...

By Brian Karas - over 4 years ago

XiongMai Master Password List Emailed By Chinese Spammer

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XiongMai created an international uproar as their devices drove massive botnet attacks of major Internet sites. After pledging to recall cameras after the attack, and then threatening to sue those who criticized them, XiongMai is back. A Chinese...

By Brian Karas - over 4 years ago

Hikvision Cloud Security Vulnerability Uncovered

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A security researcher uncovered a critical vulnerability in Hikvision's global cloud servers. This vulnerability allowed an attacker to remotely take over the server and get access to sensitive customer data. This is newer and different than...

By Brian Karas - over 4 years ago

Hackers Battle For 3 Million Strong Mirai Botnet

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Mirai-infected devices have become so large and so prevalent that multiple hackers are now fighting each other to control these devices. This war has both made Mirai wider-spread, but less powerful for any given attack, and may lead hackers to...

By Brian Karas - over 4 years ago

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