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Re: Cisco, haven't we learned anything? (technician reset)

  • From: Martin Hannigan
  • Date: Thu Jan 12 15:15:50 2006

> 
> 
> On Thu, Jan 12, 2006 at 10:53:32AM -0600, Rob Thomas wrote:
> > 
> > Hi, Matthew.
> > 
> > ] Cisco Router and Security Device Manager (SDM) is installed on this device.
> > ] This feature requires the one-time use of the username "cisco"
> > ] with the password "cisco".
> > 
> > Interesting.  Is it limited to one-time use?  Are the network login
> > services (SSH, telnet, et al.) prevented from using this login and
> > password?
> 
> 	I know the AP350 comes with a default Cisco/Cisco account..
> 
> 	(as opposed to doing a nvram/config clear and
> it only lets you login on console).
> 
> 	problem is with cisco each product group controls how
> they ship their system, so the Aironet teams don't quite seem
> to get this IMHO.  That doesn't mean your 76k/GSR/CRS-1 will have
> Cisco/Cisco, but your aironet products sure may.


No, but it means that there is no centralized standard on how to 
implement authentication which is troubling. That means that your
GSR _could_ come with such a "feature".



-M<
> 
> 	- jared
> 
> 
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