Security company Secunia rated the threats 'moderately
critical', as sensitive information could be exposed via some
vulnerabilities that could allow remote access to a system.
Security company Symantec placed its 'ThreatCon' at level 2,
or 'elevated', as a result of one the vulnerabilities affecting
Cisco uBR10012 series devices.
When configured for linecard redundancy, Cisco uBR10012 series
devices use an SNMP community string of 'private' and allow
read/write access, warned Symantec, adding that remote attackers
could exploit this vulnerability to gain complete control of
In March, Cisco patched a number of vulnerabilities in products
at risk from denial-of-service attacks.