How CISCO Screwed the Pooch: The Built-in Backdoors-of-doom!

How CISCO Screwed the Pooch: The Built-in Backdoors-of-doom!

 

The spies paid Cisco to build backdoors into every piece of hardware and software they make…but then the hackers got copies of the keys to all of the backdoors and, on top of that, made a doorbell that rings whenever one of their hacker-target doors is active.

There is probably no server that has not been broken into: EVERY agency, every corporation, every social media site, every one of them. Kids can even buy a $40.00 piece of software that does it or them.

Poor Cisco. Poor public. How do we all work together to fix this?

Let’s discuss…

  1. Cisco Discloses Existence of Undocumented Backdoor in Routers …

    Jan 16, 2014 … Cisco has disclosed the existence of an undocumented backdoor in several of their routers offerings which could a remote attacker to “gain …

    http://www.tripwire.com/ state-of-security/ top-security-stories/ cisco-discloses-existence-undocumented-backdoor/ View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

  2. Snowden: The NSA planted backdoors in Cisco products … – InfoWorld

    May 15, 2014 … Snowden: The NSA planted backdoors in Cisco products. ‘No Place to Hide,’ the new book by Glenn Greenwald, says the NSA eavesdrops on …

    http://www.infoworld.com/ d/ the-industry-standard/ snowden-the-nsa-planted-backdoors-in-cisco-products-242534View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

  3. Greenwald: NSA Plants ‘Backdoors‘ in Foreign-Bound Routers …

    May 12, 2014 … A spokesman for Cisco, the largest maker of networking equipment, … as Greenwald notes, because of the possibility of backdoors that could …

    blogs.wsj.com/ digits/ 2014/ 05/ 12/ greenwald-nsa-plants-backdoors-in-foreign-bound-routers/ View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

  4. Backdoor in Cisco Routers and Firewalls. | Cisco Technical Support …

    Nov 16, 2013 … There is no reason for anyone to doubt that all Cisco hardware comes with a backdoor. Since such backdoors most likely exist it is a matter of …

    https://supportforums.cisco.com/ discussion/ 12000741/ backdoor-cisco-routers-and-firewallsView by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

  5. NSA’s backdoor catalog exposed: Targets include Juniper, Cisco

    Dec 29, 2013 … An internal NSA catalog offers spies backdoors into a wide range of equipment from major computing and security vendors, according to an …

    http://www.gigaom.com/ 2013/ 12/ 29/ nsas-backdoor-catalog-exposed-targets-include-juniper-cisco-samsung-a nd-huawei/ View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

  6. Easter egg: DSL router patch merely hides backdoor instead of …

    Apr 21, 2014 … Just what you wanted for Easter: a re-gifted backdoor from Christmas. … Cisco ( both under the Cisco and Linksys brands), and Diamond.

    http://www.arstechnica.com/ security/ 2014/ 04/ easter-egg-dsl-router-patch-merely-hides-backdoor-instead-of-closing- it/ View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

  7. Cisco‘s Backdoor For Hackers – Forbes

    Feb 3, 2010 … Activists have long grumbled about the privacy implications of the legal “ backdoors” that networking companies like Cisco build into their …

    http://www.forbes.com/ 2010/ 02/ 03/ hackers-networking-equipment-technology-security-cisco.htmlView by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

  8. Hacker backdoors Linksys, Netgear, Cisco and other routers • The …

    Jan 6, 2014 … Vanderbeken says the backdoor is confirmed in devices from Cisco (under both Cisco and Linksys brands, the latter since offloaded to Belkin), …

    http://www.theregister.co.uk/ 2014/ 01/ 06/ hacker_backdoors_linksys_netgear_cisco_and_other_routers/ View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

  9. Dell, Cisco ‘Deeply Concerned’ Over NSA Backdoor Exploit …

    Dec 30, 2013 … Dell, Cisco and other leading OEM manufacturers are ‘deeply … the National Security Agency (NSA) has been planting backdoors in new …

    http://www.crn.com/ news/ security/ 240165053/ dell-cisco-deeply-concerned-over-nsa-backdoor-exploit-allegations.htmView by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

  10. NSA seen tampering with Cisco kit to add surveillance tools – V3.co.uk

    May 15, 2014 … “The agency then implants backdoor surveillance tools, repackages the … Cisco responded about the suggestions of interference from the …

    http://www.v3.co.uk/ v3-uk/ news/ 2344962/ nsa-seen-tampering-with-cisco-kit-to-add-surveillance-toolsView by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

 

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