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RE: "Cisco gate" and "Meet the Fed" at Defcon....
- From: Neil J. McRae
- Date: Tue Aug 02 09:37:54 2005
So yes then.
> no... not really, not originally, it got morphed into
> something different :( So, the ciscogate paranoia, as near as
> I saw, got down to: "cisco wont tell people about vulns as
> soon as they know about them" (or some version of I don't get
> to know fast enough about vulns from a vendor, while we
> currently bash on cisco)
> With that in mind, the example 2500 above is a cisco box,
> running old code because it can't be upgraded to current
> code. Cisco is reluctant to tell folks in public about
> vulnerabilities without there beig fixes for the problem in
> as much running code as possible.