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Re: fwd: CiSCO IOS 12.* source code stolen

  • From: Roy Bentley
  • Date: Sat May 15 16:36:38 2004

Babelfish translation of

15 May 2004
Leakage of the initial code CiScO IOS?

As it became known SecurityLab, on 13 May, 2004, were stolen all initial codes of the operating system CISCO IOS 12.3, 12..3t, which is used in the majority of the net devices of company CISCO. The total volume of the stolen information is approximately 800Mb in the archive.
According to the information available to us, the leakage of the fragments of the initial code occurred because of the breaking of the corporate network Cisco System. Representatives Cisco System thus far in no way comment on the occurred incident.

Information flowed away from nobody man hearth no franz on # darknet@EFnet IRC where it and granted the small part of the initial codes (about 2.5 mb.) as the proof.

They are lined below on 100 first lines of the initial code of file ipv6_.tcp.c and ipv6_.discovery_.test.c.

Information granted DHG

ipv6_.discovery_.test.c - Neighbor Discovery unit tests.
ipv6_.tcp.c - IP version 6 support functions for TCP

At 16:21 05/15/2004, John Kinsella wrote:

For those not on bugtraq...I can't hit, so would be
curious if anybody has more info or confirmation...


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From: "Alexander Antipo" <>
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Subject: CiSCO IOS 12.* source code stolen
Date: Sat, 15 May 2004 22:49:50 +0400
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More information (in Russian, of course) and some little stolen code can be
found here:

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