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DLink DSL-2780 users... New firmware to trial v2.04T!

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Rachel28
Trials Manager

Another trial for new firmware, this time for DSL 2780 users!

 

Check out the Trials page on the Labs site for the improvements and to sign up

 

thanks

 

Trials Manager

assasinmule
Chat Champion

My router updated yesterday, so far my IOS and OSX devices are happier with the wifi than they were previously...

markdandav
Team Player

Got new firmware all going well, all wireless devices connecting quicker, just wish i could boost the wireless single strength.

assasinmule
Chat Champion

Survery submitted now

markdandav
Team Player

Since update I am getting a lot of Xmas port attacks, and a lot of error seconds, can anything be done about this.

Rachel28
Trials Manager

have you noticed or seen this before?

markdandav
Team Player

Yes but no were as much as now, re booted router this morning @ 9.04 have had 8 error seconds and 36 xmas port scan attacks from different ip adreesses.

assasinmule
Chat Champion

I'm also seeing quite a lot of the scans --

 

Nov 12 09:00:48 ,Xmas port scan attack from WAN (ip:74.125.195.193) detected.

 

-- but just assumed that it was the usual noise.

 

One thing that I have noticed is that my MacBook sometimes takes up to a minute to get an IP address assigned (both wifi and Ethernet) when waking from sleep.

 

assasinmule
Chat Champion

Also, not sure if this is related, but when I run virtual Windows machines within vmware fusion I'm having a few problems with netwowk connectivity that I hadn't seen before.

ksjoy
First Timer
Reddog
Popular Poster

Lots of xmas port attacks just shows you the routers firewall is working fine. Nothing to worry about.

 

Could someone please send me the 2.04t rom please as i need it badly.

 

All my wireless devices are a pain in the arse to connect to my 2870. All iphones and android devices in this house won't reconnect to the router after they have been out of range.

 

So i need this update badly cause i'm sick now of having to reboot my router/devices to reconnect.

Fred_Sheehan
Philosopher

xmas port scans, just turn of logging in the router, it can 'lock up' the router in extreme cases with logging enabled.

 

dont have a firmware download link, sorry.