Used of Plex Media Servers – Be advised – Attackers are using Plex to make attacks more potent

LINK Misconfigurations of the Plex Media server is enabling attackers to use Plex to amplify DDoS attacks. In some cases—such as when the server uses the Simple Service Discovery Protocol to locate universal plug-and-play gateways on end users’ broadband modems—the Plex service registration responder gets exposed to the general Internet. Responses range from 52 bytes […]