[unisog] Cisco vulnerability

Dennis Viner Dennis_Viner at kgi.edu
Thu Jul 17 20:58:08 GMT 2003


Our account rep sent an advisory to all the network reps in our consortium at 11:30 pm PDT last night.

Dennis Viner 
Keck Graduate Institute 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tom Perrine [mailto:tep at sdsc.edu]
> Sent: Thursday, July 17, 2003 1:02 PM
> To: jtk at aharp.is-net.depaul.edu
> Cc: unisog at sans.org
> Subject: Re: [unisog] Cisco vulnerability
> 
> 
> By the way, are any *other* Cisco customers annoyed at finding out
> about this problem via the public CERT announcement?
> 
> I really wouldn't expect to be notified at the same time the Tier-1s
> were notified (reportedly 15 July or earlier), but I'd at least like
> to get the info before the public. And yest, I understand the
> difficulty in coordinating vulnerability releases; I've done several
> CERT advisories.
> 
> But, we're looking at unscheduled downtime in publicy-visible
> production business systems because we got caught by surprise on this
> one.
> 
> I *will* be calling my account manager to talk to him about this.  Am
> I the only annoyed customer?
> 
> --tep
> 
> 



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