Merit Network
Can't find what you're looking for? Search the Mail Archives.
  About Merit   Services   Network   Resources & Support   Network Research   News   Events   Home

Discussion Communities: Merit Network Email List Archives

North American Network Operators Group

Date Prev | Date Next | Date Index | Thread Index | Author Index | Historical

Re: Warning: Cisco RW community backdoor.

  • From: John Payne
  • Date: Tue Feb 27 08:30:41 2001

On Tue, Feb 27, 2001 at 09:11:31PM +0800, Adrian Chadd wrote:
> 
> On Tue, Feb 27, 2001, Jim Duncan wrote:
> 
> > As a side note, this is a problem with the standards.  In particular,
> > how the standards _require_ a function to be implemented.
> 
> <TONGUE LOCATION="CHEEK">
>   Now, if only all other standards were implemented so faithfully
>   by all the vendors ..
> </TONGUE>
> 
> :-)
> 
> (sorry, couldn't resist.)
> 
> And yes, we received a call at work from our cisco rep outlining the
> bug a few days ago. That was really nice of them. Well done guys.

And for those of us that don't qualify as special to cisco...

http://www.cisco.com/warp/public/707/ios-snmp-ilmi-vuln-pub.shtml

-- 
John Payne      http://www.sackheads.org/jpayne/    john@sackheads.org
http://www.sackheads.org/uce/                    Fax: +44 870 0547954
        To send me mail, use the address in the From: header





Discussion Communities


About Merit | Services | Network | Resources & Support | Network Research
News | Events | Contact | Site Map | Merit Network Home


Merit Network, Inc.