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Security Notice - Statement on the Huawei Honor Router Vulnerability Mentioned at the GeekPwn Conference

  • Initial Release Date: 2016-05-12
  • Last Release Date: 2016-06-07

Huawei noticed that security researcher YangKun from CHAITIN TECH demonstrated a security vulnerability of Huawei’s Honor Router WS831 at the GeekPwn Conference in Macao on May 12, 2016. Huawei immediately launched an investigation.

Huawei has finished investigation and analysis, confirmed that Huawei Honor Router is affected by this vulnerability. Huawei has delivered Security Advisories. The link of the security advisory is:

Customers can get necessary support for product security vulnerabilities through Huawei local technical service.

2016-06-07 FINAL Add the SA link
2016-05-12 INITIAL

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