1. jeyare

    Home Router Security Report 2020 by Fraunhofer institut Germany

    here you can read full report by German Fraunhofer institut as was discussed many times here there is better spend 250-300USD/Eur for proper and secure router, than use “routers” from ISPs or cheap budget purchase. Otherwise you can write to your WAN Gateway: “Welcome all visitors here”...
  2. tekguru

    Question EufyCam 2 Security Camera - for NAS as well as Homekit

    I'm considering enhancing our home security via adding security cameras to the front and back of the property. As we're an Apple family and Apple have the HomeKit Secure Video system I'd love to go with cameras which use that system. The installation has to be wireless to keep 'her indoors'...
  3. monfrair

    any users have edgerouter/opnsense/pfsense with rt2600ac network?

    Has anyone set up or used an edgerouter and or pfsense/opnsense for an extra security with their rt2600ac? Looks like a pretty powerful system and was wondering if anyone had this setup using their rt2600ac as the main gateway and the edgerouter for extra firewall protection...
  4. monfrair

    segregation of iot devices on network

    Been researching a way to segregate iot devices onto my guest network without having to reenter all passwords onto devices. I have looked all over the net for an easy way to do this but can find anything. I have the rt2600ac with several rt2200ac mesh routers. The rt2600 is my gateway. I don't...
  5. jeyare

    Info Security and your DSM setup

    follow my short research: 45 588 Syno NASes accessible from WAN by standard HTTP (5000) port 54% of them have opened UPnP 7% of them have opened FTP and people are crazy with SMB1, look here check your IP and what “they” know about you at Our mission here is providing a knowledge...
  6. SynoMan

    Security 10 security tips to keep your data safe from Synology

    To help you protect yourself, Synology compiled a list of important data security settings that are often overlooked. *click the button Go to source page above
  7. D

    Docker security

    One of the reasons I updated to a new NAS (DS218+) was the possibility of running a Docker container to provide some of my SmartHome functionality that I currently run from a Pi (non-Docker setup). I'm new to Docker, so I am looking at the Docker Primer material from this thread (Info - A...
  8. N

    Synology Security Tutorials

    Hello to all :) I have been a happy user of Synology for years, and I wanted to share my knowledge with you guys in terms of security with Synology. I have often found some videos, tutorials and on some forums some misconceptions or misleading or incomplete infos about security (which I hope...
  9. J

    How to secure and lock down Docker web app

    I am going to run my nginx:stable-alpine web server in Docker, with DNAT port forwarding from my router and expose it to the Internet. I would like to learn how to protect my lan environment from possible attackers, who can launch zero-days attacks on Nginx and take over the container. The...
  10. MadBrit

    Question About SRM and Security

    Hi SynoFans, Excuse my ignorance, but I'm a first time poster and new to Synology tech. Not 100% sure where to post this, but thanks for any help in advance. Please move to another thread if not applicable. RT2600AC / SRM 1.2.3-8017 Update 4 I installed ntop-ng (network monitoring) on a linux...
  11. L

    Question Need some help to clarify some doubts (about security)

    Hi! I'm new here and a general newbie in this world, and because of something out of my control I need to setup my NAS, a DS218+, in a way that I've never configured before. Until now, I have used my NAS as a Backup and to store some personal data, music, videos and something else. I have...
  12. jono

    Security advice when sharing files?

    In the past I've had a domain pointed at my DiskStation (DS1019+) and accessed DSM, Drive etc. via the domain name/HTTPS, but now I have sensitive work files on there and don't want to expose the Synology to the internet. So I no longer use the domain name and just use a VPN to access DSM...
  13. SynoMan

    Security Security Checklist from Synology

    How strong is your cybersecurity strategy? The engineers at Synology have put together this Security Checklist to make sure you have all your bases covered. *this PDF is from Synology and is available also on their download page here
  14. SynoMan

    Info Digital Security Assessment Checklist

    How strong is your cybersecurity strategy? The engineers at Synology have put together this Security Checklist to make sure you have all your bases covered. Checklist in PDF
  15. SynoMan

    Synology News Synology Urges All Users to Stay Vigilant of Online Scams

    We recently found that cybercriminals crafted fraudulent domains that look like Synology in an attempt to redirect Synology users to a phishing site where they were asked to transfer money to a designated account. Synology has reported to the domain name registrar, Google and LiveChat provider...
  16. WST16

    Tutorial DS VPN Server OpenVPN configuration

    WST16 submitted a new resource: DS VPN Server OpenVPN configuration - OpenVPN to access LAN Read more about this resource...
  17. WST16

    Tutorial DS VPN Server OpenVPN configuration

    Difficulty: medium Prerequisites: router port forwarding knowledge and a high-level understanding of the DS firewall is recommended. Hi, In this guide I’ll share how I configured my VPN Server package to allow access to my DS and LAN (with the firewall enabled). If you’ve enabled remote...
  18. D

    Question Shared folder structure for backup from multiple sites

    Greetings! In a security perspective, what would be the best shared folder structure for backups coming from different sites? We plan on using Synology Drive to backup certain files/folders to a central NAS. Any feedback is greatly appreciated. Thank you everyone!
  19. Rusty

    Info Synology July Ransomware warning

    in case someone missed this newsletter info.