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RE: Locking Cisco Router
From: "Dozal, Tim" <tdozal () cisco com>
Date: Fri, 22 Nov 2002 16:04:30 -0800

If you have physical access you can still open the box pull the NVRAM
and your back in business.

-Tim


-----Original Message-----
From: Vachon, Scott [mailto:Scott.Vachon () Paymentech com] 
Sent: Friday, November 22, 2002 9:05 AM
To: Dozal, Tim; security-basics () securityfocus com
Subject: RE: Locking Cisco Router 




After asking a few other engineers who work more on our routers I'm 
almost positive there is NO WAY to disable password recovery for 
somebody who has physical access and local console access to a cisco 
router.

What about physically disabling all the external ports ?

~S~
  
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