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by avantwireless
Sat Mar 31, 2018 4:48 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Urgent security advisory
Replies: 110
Views: 71094

Re: Urgent security advisory

Ironic wouldn't be the word I would choose... Not having shell access in routeros has always been a serious flaw in a great product. And that this access is there without Mikrotik for the black hats now, pretty much invalidates any reason that we shouldn't. Strange files were the easiest way of dete...
by avantwireless
Thu Mar 29, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Urgent security advisory
Replies: 110
Views: 71094

Re: Urgent security advisory

@normis... Ok so now I am really confused... People above point out how to see infection via a simple "ls" on the /rw directory but the ability to perform the "ls" is not available. So how the heck are we supposed to check to see if a machine is infected? And please don't point at another post becau...
by avantwireless
Sat Jan 30, 2016 5:30 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.34 [current] is released!
Replies: 91
Views: 18919

Re: v6.34 [current] is released!

Can you be more specific? What exactly isn't working? I've upgraded 3-4 devices to 6.34 so far and I haven't got any issues with SNMP (or anything else for that matter) using Cacti, Observium, Dude and custom scripts. We are seeing the numbers on the interfaces way lower than the actual interfaces ...
by avantwireless
Sat Jan 30, 2016 5:21 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.34 [current] is released!
Replies: 91
Views: 18919

Re: v6.34 [current] is released!

rc45 broke snmp, and 34 continues to have broken snmp. Going back to 41 where snmp worked...
by avantwireless
Wed Jul 08, 2015 9:46 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 6.30 released
Replies: 180
Views: 38428

Re: 6.30 released

Yes there is just a regular wireless package in the all packages zip file... You have to get it though the zip file... Unfortunately when you put it into the packages on the router it doesn't add it in. I was looking for help adding it in, if possible, not the obvious, "It's been replaced in the bun...
by avantwireless
Wed Jul 08, 2015 6:12 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 6.30 released
Replies: 180
Views: 38428

Re: 6.30 released

I could not get the regular wireless package be seen after uploading it to a router. What is the process to get it to be added to the packages? We see less disconnects with nstream with the regular wireless package than the fp or cm2 packages and need it for that reason.
by avantwireless
Wed Apr 15, 2015 4:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: v6.28 will be released this week!
Replies: 72
Views: 17084

Re: v6.28 will be released this week!

Did torch get fixed? Where torch was under-reporting traffic rates? Is there a 28 version that we can test with the fix before the official release?

Nevermind, tested, and yes, fixed
by avantwireless
Tue Apr 14, 2015 4:35 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.28 final RC testing
Replies: 92
Views: 29383

Re: v6.28 final RC testing One for the books... Ce vs eC

My bad, I didn't understand that the client follows the AP regardless of client settings on Ce or eC... On it's way in a few minutes... Ticket#2015041466000208 So I have two devices that I just upgraded to 6.28 because of superior ethernet performance... One is an RB911G-HPnD the other is a RB912UAG...
by avantwireless
Tue Apr 14, 2015 8:24 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.28 final RC testing
Replies: 92
Views: 29383

Re: v6.28 final RC testing One for the books... Ce vs eC

So I have two devices that I just upgraded to 6.28 because of superior ethernet performance... One is an RB911G-HPnD the other is a RB912UAG-HPnD. They are about 1.4 miles apart with signals in the low 50/high 40's. I noticed that they were see a 20 mhz channel negotiation with channel set to 20/40 ...
by avantwireless
Sun Apr 12, 2015 3:58 am
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: Winbox 3 RC
Replies: 640
Views: 109964

Re: Winbox 3 RC Dangerous....

Winbox DANGEROUS... Today I was working on a customer and, while the interface page was open tapped the d key. That disabled the highlighted interface. ONE key stroke, no Alt, no Ctl, no other input. In this case it was the wireless interface on a customer CPE and now it is down. I see this a such a...
by avantwireless
Sat Apr 11, 2015 6:40 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.28 final RC testing
Replies: 92
Views: 29383

Re: v6.28 final RC testing TORCH broken!!!

Well in the final rc candidate Torch is again broken showing wildly less traffic than is really on the link, to the point that torch is unuseable... Sending e-mail is still broken for me. The issue is described here: System Error sending email timeout occurred Any chance to get that fixed? This is f...
by avantwireless
Wed Jan 28, 2015 10:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: CVE-2015-0235
Replies: 4
Views: 1830

Re: CVE-2015-0235

Great News!!! Now that made my day! And this kind of response addressing this kind of problem with this kind of promptness needs to be applauded. Wow is that ever impressive!


Thanks!
by avantwireless
Wed Jan 28, 2015 7:51 am
Forum: General
Topic: CVE-2015-0235
Replies: 4
Views: 1830

Latest Security Flaw... "Ghost"

For the Mikrotik folks.. How soon will there be a version out to address Ghost
http://ma.ttias.be/critical-glibc-updat ... ame-calls/


Sounds like RouterOS is probably vulnerable to this one...
by avantwireless
Wed Jan 14, 2015 3:45 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Second 912 POE death
Replies: 3
Views: 608

Re: Second 912 POE death

Yes... And the ethernet port ( most likely to die from surges ) is just fine... The ability to take power over the ethernet port dies. This has only happened with 912 boards and nothing else on the same POE switches has died...
by avantwireless
Wed Jan 14, 2015 1:50 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Second 912 POE death
Replies: 3
Views: 608

Second 912 POE death

We just had our second 912 board die with failure of the POE adapter. It works fine powering it up using the power connector, just not over the onboard POE. Have others seen this? Any idea of what part is failing? The UART is fine, talks up a storm with power applied through the external connector, ...
by avantwireless
Sat Dec 13, 2014 3:48 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Nstreme "not polled for too long" possibly fixed.
Replies: 13
Views: 3598

Re: Nstreme "not polled for too long" possibly fixed.

At first turning off recalibrate worked, but over time it got just as bad.... not a fix here...
by avantwireless
Sun Nov 16, 2014 5:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 6.22 released!
Replies: 151
Views: 50602

Re: 6.22 released!

2shpn is still exhibiting the exact same failure mode in high noise environment. Every so on all clients are detached until reboot. Have to have a ping watchdog on most reliable client. That also prevents the watchdog on the ethernet port for other hangs...
by avantwireless
Fri Oct 03, 2014 8:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bash Exploit
Replies: 24
Views: 12694

Re: Bash Exploit

I guess I should have mentioned that I used to work for Ubiquiti... Yes the majority of their software development was done in Lithuania, not one person. I cannot say if that is true today, but I cannot see a reason that they would have migrated it to the US when the team over there was a great bunc...
by avantwireless
Fri Oct 03, 2014 8:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bash Exploit
Replies: 24
Views: 12694

Re: Bash Exploit

Sources of code or sources of development location? For development location look at the ubiquiti forums and who responds to development questions


https://www.linkedin.com/in/edmundasbajorinas Lithiania
by avantwireless
Fri Oct 03, 2014 7:21 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: Changelog for 6.21rc3
Replies: 1
Views: 1782

Changelog for 6.21rc3

Still points to 6.20... Could that get updated to let us know what the changes are so far?
by avantwireless
Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bash Exploit
Replies: 24
Views: 12694

Re: Bash Exploit

Please note that UBNT s/w is developed in the same country as MT
by avantwireless
Thu Oct 02, 2014 9:55 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: 802.11ac Talk
Replies: 14
Views: 3556

Re: 802.11ac Talk

Dallas, What size channel? 80mhz?
by avantwireless
Thu Oct 02, 2014 9:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bash Exploit
Replies: 24
Views: 12694

Re: Bash Exploit

Hmmm, I'm curious as to what information you are digging for beyond "No bash". Seems like a problem that isn't a problem if bash isn't there. I think you are diminishing your karma by flogging a dead horse, publicly. Maybe you wanted a statement from the CEO? A guarantee? Not going to get it for the...
by avantwireless
Thu Sep 25, 2014 7:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: Bash Exploit
Replies: 24
Views: 12694

Bash Exploit

So a major security problem is out there with Bash variables... Cloud services are patching and rebooting EVERYTHING tonight. *ix is vulnerable.. IS MT? does the web interface execute bash? http://gadgets.ndtv.com/laptops/news/bash-exploit-can-be-used-to-take-control-of-a-computer-bigger-than-heartb...
by avantwireless
Fri Aug 01, 2014 6:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Winbox 3 beta
Replies: 243
Views: 111096

Re: Winbox 3

Webfig works in all OS

Ok so how in webfig do you "find" a routeros box with unknown or reset IP? Either that or fix winbox under linux so that the search for mac routerOS feature works under wine. At one time it did but it's not consistent enough like it would be with a native linux version.
by avantwireless
Fri Aug 01, 2014 6:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: v6.18
Replies: 109
Views: 27346

Re: v6.18

Still seeing ethernet interface flapping with QRT. Is there work ongoing to understand and fix this or is it a replace the device problem? I have installed 4 qrt with it's own PoE and the port is not flapping! (on 6.17, I must try 6.18) We have many QRT's that don't have flapping. It's not every bo...
by avantwireless
Fri Aug 01, 2014 6:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: v6.18
Replies: 109
Views: 27346

Re: v6.18

Still seeing ethernet interface flapping with QRT. Is there work ongoing to understand and fix this or is it a replace the device problem?
by avantwireless
Fri Jul 25, 2014 3:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: v6.16/v6.17
Replies: 187
Views: 43891

Re: v6.16/v6.17

I'm seeing the port flapping on a QRT and turning off auto-negotiation does not fix it. This is showing up on more devices with later versions of ROS... Time for this to get fixed!!!
by avantwireless
Sat Jul 19, 2014 6:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Newsletter 60: 802.11ac
Replies: 104
Views: 52255

Re: Newsletter 60: 802.11ac

Agreed on the 9V and up. It WAS :( one of your biggest advantages over all the Ubiquiti equipment as UBNT is very unreliable at the lower voltages and MT would work on longer cable runs with less than 24V input. We really hope that MT goes back to the lower voltages ASAP. Telecom standard? Like that...
by avantwireless
Fri Jun 20, 2014 9:07 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: RB953GS-5HnT Actual Wireless Performance?
Replies: 3
Views: 1196

Re: RB953GS-5HnT Actual Wireless Performance?

Thank you... That was pretty informative and leads to info ( farther up in the thread ) that gets TCP numbers... Looks like somewhere between 170mb/s and up to 200+ mb/s.... That will make a dent... Now to figure out how to do a 3x3 MIMO dish. Is that a 2x2 MIMO dish next to a 1x1 Dish? Have people ...
by avantwireless
Fri Jun 20, 2014 7:21 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: RB953GS-5HnT Actual Wireless Performance?
Replies: 3
Views: 1196

RB953GS-5HnT Actual Wireless Performance?

So this board is supposed to be available either now or Real Soon Now... This is one of the first times I haven't seen MikroTik actually post any wireless performance stats of a new radio board. Does anyone have any actual performance numbers (TCP!) of 3x3 MIMO for this board ( or any other actual 3...
by avantwireless
Sat May 24, 2014 2:56 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: QRT-5
Replies: 23
Views: 8392

Re: QRT-5

A few things... One. The pole mounting nuts (10mm) are perfectly sized with the slot in the bracket so that you can put a 10 mm speed (ratching) wrench on the nuts and tighten them down and as they get tightened up they will TRAP the speed wrench. ( some speed wrenches have to flip over to reverse a...
by avantwireless
Sat Apr 05, 2014 4:58 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: SXT HG vs SXTG-5HPnD-SAr2 special shielding
Replies: 2
Views: 1099

Re: SXT HG vs SXTG-5HPnD-SAr2 special shielding

Unless we hear not to from Mikrotik we are planning on taking two of the HG's, coating one, leaving the other alone and mounting them next to each other on a noisy tower and then testing performance... Anyone from Mikrotik care to save us some work?
by avantwireless
Sat Apr 05, 2014 7:22 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: SXT HG vs SXTG-5HPnD-SAr2 special shielding
Replies: 2
Views: 1099

SXT HG vs SXTG-5HPnD-SAr2 special shielding

So folks I am looking at the inside of the HG and there is no coating like the SAr2 has. What would the issues be with applying a coating inside the HG similar to that the SAr2 has inside it. Is there a reason that Mikrotik didn't do that? We were hoping to use the HG in the same multiAP locations t...
by avantwireless
Mon Feb 17, 2014 7:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: v6.10 released
Replies: 248
Views: 77766

Re: v6.10 released

Re: Register for new update:

http://www.mikrotik.com/download go to bottom of page...
by avantwireless
Wed Sep 04, 2013 9:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: 6.3 web login is now broken [solved, false alert]
Replies: 2
Views: 579

Re: 6.3 web login is now broken

Any errors ? Screenshots ? Which browser ?
I have IP on the bridge, and it works for me.
Whoa, I went back to check on specifics and was let in. Hmmm I'm thinking a browser cache problem... Cache flushed... no problem... Delete thread if you want...
by avantwireless
Wed Sep 04, 2013 9:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: 6.3 web login is now broken [solved, false alert]
Replies: 2
Views: 579

6.3 web login is now broken [solved, false alert]

Some sites accept the password and others that the IP address is on the bridge do not...
by avantwireless
Wed Aug 07, 2013 6:46 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: 6.2 bandwidth test broken?
Replies: 1
Views: 947

6.2 bandwidth test broken?

Just upgraded some links from 5.25 to 6.2 and seeing improved performance in nv2 BUT the bandwidth test now is throwing huge amounts of data in the direction not being tested. i.e. Do a send and the send direction is doing 20mb/s and the receive is doing 8mb/s... Makes testing links suspicious... I ...
by avantwireless
Wed May 30, 2012 7:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.17 released
Replies: 47
Views: 15635

Re: RouterOS v5.17 released

About le board firmware upgrade. I just checked a system running 5.16 and it's already running a 2.18 version of the firmware... Are we good to go or is there another revision that needs to be loaded and shouldn't it be 2.19?

Thanks...
by avantwireless
Thu Dec 22, 2011 2:10 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Netinstall
Replies: 1
Views: 302

Netinstall

Maybe I'm just dense, but I cannot find Netinstall on the download page anymore?? Pointers?
by avantwireless
Tue Jun 07, 2011 9:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: Atom D525 Board Reboot Hanging
Replies: 8
Views: 1846

Re: Atom D525 Board Reboot Hanging

BTW, I am a good Roc-Noc customer, thanks for being there!
by avantwireless
Tue Jun 07, 2011 9:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Atom D525 Board Reboot Hanging
Replies: 8
Views: 1846

Re: Atom D525 Board Reboot Hanging

D'oh, there isn't anything on the Serial port, this is an Intel MB... No help there.. But the solution was the latest BIOS from Intel..

Once I loaded that on up, all was good...


Thanks for the suggestions...


Karma?
by avantwireless
Tue Jun 07, 2011 9:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.4 released
Replies: 118
Views: 28895

Re: RouterOS v5.4 released

Solution for the lack of rebooting on a Intel D525 board was new BIOS from Intel...
by avantwireless
Sat Jun 04, 2011 11:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Atom D525 Board Reboot Hanging
Replies: 8
Views: 1846

Re: Atom D525 Board Reboot Hanging

If you tell your 525 w/Mikrotik to reboot does it fully reboot without hanging?
by avantwireless
Sat Jun 04, 2011 8:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Atom D525 Board Reboot Hanging
Replies: 8
Views: 1846

Re: Atom D525 Board Reboot Hanging

Already in there...
by avantwireless
Sat Jun 04, 2011 9:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: Atom D525 Board Reboot Hanging
Replies: 8
Views: 1846

Atom D525 Board Reboot Hanging

On a Intel D525MWV mini-itx motherboard with 5.x or 4.17 ( just haven't tested more ) when you ask for a reboot the system hangs after announcing "rebooting" Anyone have any ideas about this? I'm hunting around for my serial cable to see what is on the console

Thanks!
by avantwireless
Fri Jun 03, 2011 6:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ROS 5.4 voltage monitoring via SNMP broken ?
Replies: 3
Views: 593

Re: ROS 5.4 voltage monitoring via SNMP broken ?

Yes, we have had to roll back to 5.2 on our monitored sites.. They were supposed to be fixing one thing... Oh well, that's why they are Mikrotik...
by avantwireless
Fri Jun 03, 2011 1:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.4 released
Replies: 118
Views: 28895

Re: RouterOS v5.4 released

Well once again snmp queries of voltage are broken on RB433AH...

SNMP Error:
Received SNMP response with error code
error status: noSuchName
index 0
SNMPv1_Session (remote host: "10.0.217.217" [10.0.217.217].161)
by avantwireless
Thu May 26, 2011 1:29 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: tcp-md5-key to cisco
Replies: 2
Views: 1719

tcp-md5-key to cisco

We are trying to get BGP to our providers Cisco's working with tcp-md5-key and are failing. We can only get the connection with authentication disabled. Is there something that we are not doing right? Are we supposed to convert the ascii key through a md5 hash before putting it in the key field? So ...
by avantwireless
Sat Apr 09, 2011 4:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS 5.1 is out!
Replies: 93
Views: 11922

Re: RouterOS 5.1 is out!

shouldn't you also use "stable" browser not 5 year old browser with hundreds of bugs? ;) try Firefox 4, Chome 11, Safari 3, Opera 11 or any other browser from this century. Well, we use what is "released" with the OS... So far Fedora is not putting out Firefox 4... and Chrome 11 shows exactly the s...