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BackTrack 4: Assuring Security by Penetration Testing by Shakeel Ali, Tedi Heriyanto

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Cisco analysis

Cisco products are one of the top networking devices found in major corporate and government organizations today. This not only increases the threat and attack landscape for the Cisco devices but also presents a significant challenge to exploit them. Some of the most popular technologies developed by Cisco include routers, switches, security appliances, wireless products, and the software such as IOS, NX-OS, Security Device Manager, Cisco Works, Unified Communications Manager, and many others. In this section, we will exercise some Cisco related security tools provided under BackTrack.

Cisco Auditing Tool

Cisco Auditing Tool (CAT) is a mini security auditing tool. It scans the Cisco routers for common vulnerabilities such as default ...

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