Craig Young: #UPnP is one of the many features I would turn off. Not only have popular UPnP libraries been shown to have numerous critical security failings, but also at its core Universal Plug and Play is a technology for gaining convenience at the expense of security. Personally I think the idea of letting unauthenticated software or devices poke holes in the perimeter firewall is ludicrous.
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Broadband routers are increasingly under attack. Techworld talks to Tripwire researcher Craig Young, a man who urgently wants home and SME users to take this issue more seriously.
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