Linksys WRT54G Official Firmware Revisions

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    Linksys WRT54G/GL Official Firmware Revision Changes

    Firmware Date: 12/20/2007

    Release Date: 1/10/2008

    Last Firmware Version: 4.30.12
    Firmware 4.30.12
    - Resolves issue with saving DHCP settings when using PPTP as Internet connection type.
    - Resolves security issues found by Tomaz Bratusa (Team Intell) related to session riding. Adds HTTP session timeout.
    - Updated PPTP Internet connection functionality
    - Resolves issue with setting management port when https is selected.

    Firmware 4.30.11
    - Resolves issue with PPTP pass-through when WRT54GL v1.1 works with WRT54G v5, v6 and v8
    - Update help information
    - Daylight saving time schedule update
    - TZO protocol update
    - Resolves UPnP security issue

    Firmware 4.30.9
    - Resolves issue with L2TP connection
    - Resolves issue with Linux kernel vulnerability
    - Resolves issue with UPnP
    - Resolves issue with Access Restriction

    Firmware 4.30.5
    - Resolves UPnP vulnerability reported by SANE

    Firmware 4.30.2
    - Resolves issue with filter name
    - Resolves issue where service name for PPPoE cannot be added
    - Resolves issue with detecting UHP modems
    - Resolves issue where DynDNS Custom and Static accounts cannot be used
    - Resolves issue with WEP passphrase not recognizing spaces

    Firmware 4.20.7
    - Resolved issue with SecureEasySetup button delay
    - Resolved issue with SecureEasySetup overwritting current wireless settings
    - Resolved issue with not being able to disable SecureEasySetup button
    - Resolved issue with Diag light being constantly lit after upgrading to 4.20.6 on v.1 hardware
    - Resolved issue with iDefense security vulnerability
    - Resolved issue with L2TP disconnect
    - Resolved issue with SecureEastsetup long button push not resetting wireless settings

    Firmware 4.20.6
    - Resolve issues with setup wizard
    - Updated wireless security menu
    - Resolve issues with port based QoS

    Firmware 4.00.7
    - Adds SecureEasySetup push button support
    - Resolves large file transfer issues
    - Resolves issue with enabling TKIP after enabling WEP
    - Updated QoS features
    - Resolves issues with multiple Access Restrictions policies
    - Resolves issue where multicast breaks when MAC filter status changes

    Firmware 3.03.6
    - Supports hardware version 3
    - Updated help file

    Firmware 3.03.1
    - Wi-Fi certified

    Firmware 3.01.3
    - Updated wireless driver
    - Supports hardware version 2.2 (cannot downgrade to previous versions)
    - Resolves issue with VoIP adapters
    - Resolves issue with long domain names

    Firmware 2.04.4
    - Updated wireless driver
    - Updated certificate generation for https access

    Firmware 2.04.3
    - Resolves issue with disabling firewall
    - Added QoS function
    - Added Port Triggering function
    - Added L2TP option for WAN connection type
    - Added ability to back up and restore configuration files
    - Added Wireless isolation function
    - Added ability to filter internal NAT redirection
    - Added ability to restrict access to web GUI from wireless clients
    - Added ability to filter IDENT port 113
    - Resolves issue with HeartBeat WAN connection
    - Added support for 40/56bit cipher to support old browsers to use https
    - Resolves issue with PPTP passthrough
    - Changed WPA Group Key renewal time range to 600~7200 seconds
    - Added IGMP proxy support
    - Added ability to allow web GUI access only through https or http

    Firmware 2.02.2
    - Updated wireless driver to support all versions of WRT54G hardware
    - Adds support to allow WAP54G connect as a repeater
    - CTS protection mode set to disable by default to improve wireless performance in normal environments
    - Resolved issue where the WLAN LED stays on even when wireless is disabled
    - Resolved security vulnerability causing the web server in the router to crash

    Firmware 2.00.8 (WRT54G v.2 only)
    - Updated wireless driver

    Firmware Version 1.42.2
    - Updated wireless driver to 3.31.15
    - Added URL and contents filters
    - Added L2TP passthrough
    - Added HeartBeat Signal support
    - Resolved issue with Connect on Demand

    Firmware Version 1.41.2
    - Updated GUI format and layout

    Firmware Version 1.30.7
    - Adds UI control to enable/disable frame bursting
    - Resolves issue with firmware upgrade error in Internet Explorer 6.0.2800.1106.xpsp2.030422-1633, on Windows XP pro.
    - Send to disable DynDNS
    - Resolves issue with using the 4th tx key for WEP
    - Resolves issue with disconnecting PPPoE causing WPA to be disabled

    Firmware Version 1.30.1
    - Adjust PPTP max MTU value from 1400 to 1460
    - The router is now certifiable for the UPnP logo
    - Complies with final 802.11g standard
    - Improved performance asymmetry between the transmit and receive paths
    - Receive Broadcast packets from renew state. Some DHCP server (Dlink 300G+) send broadcast ACK after it receives a REQUEST
    - Fix: The firmware upgrade will fail, if DDNS updates while upgrading
    - Fix: If first DNS address fails, the second or third DNS address will be used to resolve domain names
    - Added the following items under Setup Page:
    - Router Name
    - Manual Time Server
    - MAC Clone
    - wireless domain
    - Security Settings
    - Added the following items under System Page
    - UPnP enable/disable
    - Ping Test and Traceroute
    - Added the following items under Wireless Page
    - CTS Protection Mode
    - Basic Rate
    - Added the following items under Status Page
    - Router Name
    - Start IP Address
    - End IP Address
    - Added Wi-Fi Protected Access(TM) support including AES and TKIP encryption
    - Resolves issue with Port Forwarding name showing up as garbage characters
    - Added "B-Only" option to wireless modes
    - Added "Default" option to Basic Rate settings

    Firmware Version 1.02.1
    - Incorporates updates found in the Draft IEEE 802.11g version 6.1 specification
    - Resolves interoperability issues with legacy 802.11b devices under Mixed Mode
    - Resolves a performance bug where the performance in a mixed b, g network did not go up once the last b client disassociated
    - Resolves issue where WEP degrades performance
    - Resolves issue with TZO DDNS Service
    - "Domain Name" replaces "name"
    - TFTP server will only verify image file name "xxxx.bin"
    - MAC Address Filter under the Advanced tab works on both wired and wireless clients
    - Fixed a bug that prevented wireless clients from connecting to the Internet if there was no active wired PC (PPoE customers in Europe and China only)
    - Support for UPnP enabled applications such as MSN Messenger
    - Fixed a bug that caused computers connected to the LAN ports to be dropped at some interval only to be immediately re-connected
    - Fixed Dynamic Routing issue between 2 Routers
    - Allows User to name Static Route Configurations
    - Modified PC List Web Page to avoid confusion
    - Stabilized Wireless-G to LAN and WAN Throughput
    - Stabilized Wireless-B to LAN and WAN Throughput
    - Improved LAN-WAN Throughput

    Firmware Ver.: 1.01
    - Initial release
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