Support Announcements
D-Link Devices accused of Dark_Nexus Botnet

A recent report indicates that a new botnet called dark_nexus that could potentially affect D-Link routers. The reported security issue is currently under investigation by D-Link. D-Link will provide updates as soon as it has more information.

 
We strongly recommend users take the following actions to mitigate the risk of attack:
1.      Update your router to the latest firmware available and reset to factory default settings.
2.      Make sure the Remote Access feature of the router remains factory-default disabled (off).
3.      Set a unique, complicated password for your router

D-Link takes the issues of network security and user privacy very seriously. We have a dedicated task force and product management team on call to address evolving security issues and implement appropriate security measures. Please check the D-Link website for updates regularly.