Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 9th Apr 2006 12:49 UTC, submitted by rycamor
Legal FreeBSD developer Poul-Henning Kamp (PHK) happens to run a tier-1 NTP server, intended only for use by ISPs' main servers in Denmark, and specifically not intended for individual client connections, not to mention client connections from anywhere else in the world. He offers this service pro bono to ISPs. Unfortunately, D-Link has decided to abuse the open nature of the NTP protocol and has actually hard-coded PHK's server hostname in the firmware of several of their home network products. Since contacting D-Link yielded no results, PHK went public.
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Solution: don't every buy D-Link again
by emarkp on Sun 9th Apr 2006 19:37 UTC
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2005-09-10

Not only are they crap (the only good experience I've seen with D-Link is the DSL router my brother bought, and it died in less than a year), but they abuse the community.

Good riddance D-Link, I'll dance on your grave when you go under (just like I did with Diamond Graphics).

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