Cisco's Connect Cloud - unintended consequences bite. Hard!

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http://www.itwire.com – Written by: David HeathJudging by the yelling on a variety of forums, Cisco's decision to automatically push the cloud management interface to the majority of current Linksys home routers was probably a mistake. {loadposition davidh08}A few days ago, users of Linksys routers (EA3500 and EA4500, maybe others) found that an automated firmware had been pushed to their devices and that they could no longer configure the device via a local browser interface. Instead, the only means of configuring the device was via the new Cisco cloud interface about which iTWire wrote recently. According to (IT news)