The engineer came out and connected my fibre broadband (FTTC) and as with all new devices on my network, I decided to take a closer look at the traffic going to and from the device.
It became apparent that the device leaks access to all kinds of sensitive data to clients on the network and there's also the possibility to exploit this remotely.
Over on Sky User mrmt32 has finally unlocked the 2504n -- yay!!
thing is I give mine too my sister 2 days ago lol - getn it back on wednesday Sky Router Tool Lite is built into the web interface Sky Router Tool Lite can be accessed either from the link on the front page of the sky interface, or by visiting
After a brief period of traffic analysis, something I do to all new devices on my network, I had found that it is incredibly easy to access sensitive information.
This includes the md5 hash of the device admin password and my ISP user credentials, amongst other sensitive data.
V3 - In late 2011 Sky introduced a new router which looked similar to the Sky HD Box, which boasts wireless N. Sky's T Cs (section 3) specifically stipulate that you must use their supplied router and you must allow the firmware to be automatically updated by sky.