Its Roundup Six servers Cisco were breached through SaltStack vulnerabilities, according to a company announcement.
Of course, all of the company's customer facilities that exist on these servers are affected Cisco.
SaltStack is a software management tool that runs on remote systems. The app released security updates in late April for two vulnerabilities that could be exploited by malicious users to gain control of the servers.
OR Cisco so look at six servers VIRL-PE salt-master (us-1.virl.info, us-2.virl.info, us-3.virl.info, us-4.virl.info, vsm-us-1. virl.info and vsm-us- 2.virl.info) on May 7, and found that they had been violated.
According to a Publication of the company on May 28:
Its infrastructure Cisco maintains the master-salt servers used with Cisco VIRL-PE. These servers were upgraded on May 7, 2020 Cisco found the salt-master servers that serve versions 1.2 and 1.3 Cisco VIRL-PE had been violated.
Mention that its hardware and infrastructure Cisco uses the Greek State but also many large companies and organizations.
Meanwhile, the Cisco acquired the monitoring company ThousandEyes in a deal believed to be worth a total of $ 1 billion. The San Francisco company will merge with its new business unit Cisco Networking Services.