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Old 13-December-2006, 23:47
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Default Re: ### Unlocked Firmware For Bt Business Hub (2wire) 2700hgv ###

Hi Folks,

Secondly, by default the firewall on this box allows BT to remotely administer the router from their call centres. Whilst talking to a BT engineer in "Network Support" he dialled in (without my knowing) and started changing my settings for me. When I realised what he was doing and suggested he asked for permission he became apologetic and logged out but I'm not allowing that TBQFH.

My questions are: Does the Gui interface get better with this firmware upgrade? and Does the firmware upgrade close off the firewall properly?
Originally Posted by babyb View Post
You don't need to change the firmware to stop remote management. Just go into gateway.2wire.net/management then go the firewall advanced settings section and untick "Remote management"
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