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Is Cisco 2901 router suffering from the heartbleed problem?

I am not quite familiar with networking product. So may be this is a stupid question.


We have recently bought a Cisco 2901 router.


We checked the cisco heartbleed info page.

But Cisco 2901 is not listed neither in "Vulnerable products" or "Products Confirmed Not Vulnerable".


So, is Cisco 2901 vulnerable or not?

Or does it depend on the firmware version? How to check?

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2901 doesn't use a Linux

2901 doesn't use a Linux kernel so won't be affected by this.

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Thanks for the reply.But our

Thanks for the reply.

But our men said it has a web admin console. How does it implement HTTPS?

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No problem.Script: http:/

No problem.


As far as I know Cisco routers don't use OpenSSL. If the Cisco website is not enough satisfaction for you then I would send them an email to confirm.


This looks interesting:

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Just to add to the above. It

Just to add to the above. It actually say's that IOS is NOT affected.

The following Cisco products have been analyzed and are not affected by this vulnerability:

  • Cisco 1000 Series Connected Grid Routers
  • Cisco 200 Series Smart Switches
  • Cisco 300 Series Managed Switches
  • Cisco 500 Series Stackable Managed Switche
  • <<<<<<<<SNIPPED>>>>>>>>>
  • Cisco Identity Service Engine (ISE)
  • Cisco Insight Reporter
  • Cisco Integrated Management Controller (IMC)
  • Cisco Intelligent Automation for Cloud
  • Cisco IOS XR
  • Cisco IOS
  • Cisco IP Communicator


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