It’s been almost three years since a remote code execution vulnerability in the Telnet service on several Cisco appliances was reported, but the company has only just now issued a patch for it – even though a Megasploit module that exploits it has been around for a long time. The vulnerability exists in the email security, web security and content security management appliances.
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Debra Littlejohn Shinder is a technology and security analyst and author specializing in identity, security and cybercrime, utilizing her past experience as a police officer and police academy/criminal justice instructor. She has written numerous books and articles for web and print publications and has been awarded the Microsoft MVP designation for fourteen years in a row.