• A 0-Day, not 2018, WD My Book Live Exploit Was Used to Wipe Devices

    1 month ago - By Peta Pixel

    According to a new report, hackers have exploited a 0-day bug, not the one discovered in 2018 , to mass-wipe WD My Book Live Devices. It appears as though Western Digital intentionally removed lines of code that would have prevented it.
    Just last week, PetaPixel reported that an exploit was discovered through the WD community pages that caused some WD My Book Live users to have all of their data deleted. A further investigation alleges that the data wipes were not caused by just a single vulnerability, but a second critical security bug that let hackers remotely perform factory resets...
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