Cisco Systems issued a security advisory last week about a flaw that could put routers and switches at risk of denial-of-service attacks. The flaw involves how Cisco's operating system handles certain Simple Network Management Protocol, or SNMP, requests. The flaw affects versions 12 through 12.3 of Cisco's Internetwork Operating System.
5 Top Federal Initiatives For 2015As InformationWeek Government readers were busy firming up their fiscal year 2015 budgets, we asked them to rate more than 30 IT initiatives in terms of importance and current leadership focus. No surprise, among more than 30 options, security is No. 1. After that, things get less predictable.