Synology Inc. (Chinese: 群暉科技; pinyin: Qúnhuī Kējì) is a Taiwanese corporation that specializes in Network-attached storage (NAS) appliances. Synology’s line of NAS is known as the DiskStation for desktop models, FlashStation for all-flash models, and RackStation for rack-mount models. Synology's products are distributed worldwide and localized in several languages.
Synology's headquarters are located in Taipei, Taiwan, with subsidiaries located around the world.
In 2018, product review website Wirecutter described Synology as a longtime "leader in the small-business and home NAS arena", albeit still a newcomer in the field of Wi-Fi routers.

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    Synology Security Synology-SA-22:08 ISC BIND

    None of Synology's products are affected by CVE-2022-1183 as this vulnerability only affect ISC BIND 9.18.0 and later. Continue reading... - - - Source:
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    blackvoid Synology C2 Object Storage

    Since the launch of DSM 7, we have seen that Synology has been pushing its C2 plans with the rollout of new services and the opening of the new C2 data center in Taiwan. Just last month, Synology presented their upcoming C2 Surveillance service that is still in beta until the end of October...
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    Synology News Synology® launches RT6600ax Wi-Fi 6 router and releases major update for SRM operating system

    Taipei, Taiwan—May 11, 2022—Synology announced today the launch of RT6600ax, a high-speed and security-focused router designed to provide households a Continue reading... - - - Source:
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    blackvoid Private Docker registry with Portainer

    Table of contents Securing your registry Docker-compose Reverse proxy Pulling, tagging, and pushing images to your repository Connecting registry to Portainer and basic operations Intro In case you are familiar with Docker as a platform you know that it can allow you to run many solutions on...
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    Synology encryption master key vulnerability

    Dear all, First of all, thank you for this wonderful forum. As you know, Synology encryption (at least DSM 7.0 as I tested) has a known master key as described here: Could you point out the...
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    DSM 7.1 Collaboration between two sites with Synology NAS on same files

    Hi, I have an existing NAS 1517+, with Mac OS work, and its been a treat, used for approx 3 years from home. I now am getting a a small office space and will ideally have one or more staff working from out there. Am wanting to have a setup such that the office will have there own Synology NAS...
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    Synology Photos is uploading older MP4 media (with correct metadata) to incorrect folders

    When I upload a folder to Synology Photos using drag and drop, 95% of the time, the app auto sorts these folders into a Year/month folder format. This has saved me a ton of time, and I LOVE this feature and the app as a whole. Occasionally it hangs up while loading, so i have to babysit the...
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    Drive Synology Drive Mobile 3.0 beta - findings

    Just installed the beta for Synology Drive mobile 3.0 on my Android device. I really like what I see. However it makes me wonder what the eventual strategy is of Synology, as this app now features very light Photos, DS Audio & DS Video features. Are they planning to migrate all mobile apps into...
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    Synology Security Synology-SA-22:07 SRM

    Multiple vulnerabilities allow remote authenticated users to inject SQL command via a susceptible version of Synology Router Manager (SRM). Continue reading... - - - Source:
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    blackvoid RT6600ax - NEW router for the Wi-Fi 6 era

    … So what's next for Synology in terms of both network hardware and software? In December of 2021, Synology held a keynote called "2022 and beyond" that included the announcement of some new devices, as well as services that are coming. Networking news had a dedicated section for itself where...
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    Synology Photos: Share folders

    I am not seeing a way to share a folder within Synology Photos, only single photos. Can others confirm this as well?
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    Synology Photos : Automatically Created Albums (People, Places, Tags, Videos, Recently Added) aren't shared with "downloader" users or groups

    Hi, In Synology Photos (shared space), Automatically Created Albums (People, Places, Tags, Videos, Recently Added) aren't shared with "downloader" users or groups. I have to give a full access permission to a group or user to give access to these albums, but it give also access to others...
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    Synology says "hibernationation not recommended" for Seagate Ironwolf Pro 16TB ?

    I want to expand my 920+ from 4 x 4TB to 2 x 4TB + 2 x 16TB using SHR1. After a fair bit of research and compatibility*, noise levels (I don't want anything louder than my current WD Red Pros) and obviously price being key, I have settled on the Ironwolf Pro 16TB. I've found what I think is a...
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    Seagate Ironwolf Pro 10 TB is compatible with the Synology RS4021xs+

    Hi, Does anyone know if the Seagate Ironwolf Pro 10 TB is compatible with the Synology RS4021xs+? I am trying to set up High availability between my RS4017xs+ and a yet to be purchased RS4021xs+, but my RS4017xs+ is running Seagate Ironwolf Pro 10 TB hard drives, and I can't see an option...
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    blackvoid Synology C2 Surveillance

    Even though that C2 services were around for a while, it was not until the June of 2021 that we got DSM 7 and with it five new C2 services. More details on the whole collection you can read in the following article. Today, one of the most important Synology app got its own dedicated support...
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    Synology Assistant Memtest not working on DS1821+

    Hello, I just got a brand new DS1821+ (7.0.1-42218 Update 3) and I have started to set it up. It came with the original 4GB RAM and I have inserted for the time being only 2x WDC WD80EFBX. As usual, I am running all tests before starting to fill the DS with data. When running the Memtest from...
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    Synology Drive Client session data - 800MB?

    I have the Drive client installed on a Linux desktop and in the user's home directory I find ~/.SynologyDrive/data/session/ that has accumulated over 800MB of files in a year or so. Does anyone know the purpose of these files and whether I need to keep them around?
  18. Synology Virtual Workshop 2022 Recap

    Synology Virtual Workshop 2022 Recap

    This is a recap of Synology's live 2022 Workshop Series. All Q&A sessions from the live events have been omitted from this recording.During this session we ...
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    Synology Security Synology-SA-22:06 Netatalk

    Multiple vulnerabilities allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information and possibly execute arbitrary code via a susceptible version of Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM) and Synology Router Manager (SRM). Continue reading... - - - Source:
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    Synology resources (all verified on 23apr2022)

    In my web wanderings of recent, using the quite glib support for REGEX/Boolean in "search engines", I did come across (and verified) the many links (inclusive of dead domains, blocked servers, outdated webpage listings) some very uplifting sites to supplement what the in-English Synology pages...