Cisco warns of ICMP-based attacks on routers
In its second IOS security bulletin in a week, Cisco warned that a common management protocol used on the Internet could be used to launch denial-of-service attacks against Cisco routers and other IP-based gear.
The security advisory warns of potential attacks based on Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP), which could cause an IOS-based device to become inaccessible.
By Phil Hochmuth at NWF.
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