KPN gave customers business VoIP service same password




KPN has a long time user of its business VoIP service ONE given the same password. How many accounts it exactly, it is not exactly clear; KPN keep it on a specific small group. ”

KPN According to Jurgen Greven ICT service provider Creative Tools, which the security issue discovered, managed to log in with the password ‘Qwerty = 12. “ONE accounts for all KPN KPN confirms that a group of users has received the same password but denies that it applied to all users. “It is a specific, limited group,” said spokesman Maurice Peak, which, however, refuses to disclose how many accounts are involved.

Users could still change the default password, but KPN urged them not to, so many people did not change the password. With the default password Greven could log on the business management environment of ONE. Management environment that provides access to the accounts of employees and call history. Also, it was possible to make a call.

KPN has reset all passwords. The telecom giant does not specify where exactly the vulnerability Sat. Greven further complains that he is not held after he had reported the leak well informed; weeks later, KPN said that the problem was solved when Greven inquired as to himself. According to KPN had the ‘information indeed have been better. ” “We are very grateful to him for reporting this issue,” said spokesman Peak.


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