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RE: Locking Cisco Router
From: "Dozal, Tim" <tdozal () cisco com>
Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2002 17:33:37 -0800

I think were a bit off the original topic now.  I really don't consider
physically damaging the router by ripping out the console port a viable
security method but sure if that floats your boat by all means destroy
the router and buy a new one if you ever need to "recover" your
destroyed one. /shrug

-Tim

(again these are my thoughts not the companies)

-----Original Message-----
From: Vachon, Scott [mailto:Scott.Vachon () Paymentech com] 
Sent: Tuesday, November 26, 2002 5:44 AM
To: Dozal, Tim; security-basics () securityfocus com
Subject: Locking Cisco Router 


If you have physical access you can still open the box pull the NVRAM 
and your back in business. in response to: What about physically 
disabling all the external ports ?

If you pull the NVRAM and place it in another router ? Otherwise I don't
understand after you physically disable (remove ) the external ports,
how you could work around it ?

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