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Cisco Catalyst 6000 Series Switches

Field Notice: *Expired* FN - 18147 - Catalyst 6K NAM Orders for Application Image 1.1(1a), 1.2(1), and 2.1(1) are Remapped to New Application Images 1.2(3) and 2.1(2)


Revised December 20, 2007

March 1, 2002

NOTICE:

THIS FIELD NOTICE HAS BEEN EXPIRED AND IS NO LONGER MAINTAINED OR UPDATED BY CISCO.

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Products Affected

Product

Comments

WS-X6380-NAM

Network Analysis Module for Catalyst 6000

WS-X6380-NAM=

Network Analysis Module for Catalyst 6000 Spare

SC6K-NAM-1.1.1

Catalyst 6K Network Analysis Module Software Image, 1.1(1)

Problem Description

WS-X6380-NAM Network Analysis Modules (NAMs) for Cisco Catalyst 6000 orders placed in or before February 2002 with an expected ship date of approximately February 15, 2002, or later will have their application image remapped.

The following images have been remapped.

Old NAM Image

New NAM Image

NAM 1.1(1a)

NAM 1.2(3)

NAM 1.2(1)

NAM 1.2(3)

NAM 2.1(1a)

NAM 2.1(2)

Background

The WS-X6380-NAM application images have been remapped due to the the advisory entitled Cisco Security Advisory: Malformed SNMP Message-Handling Vulnerabilities.

Problem Symptoms

Customers who ordered the WS-X6380-NAM will receive an application image version that is higher than what was ordered.

Workaround/Solution

Cisco recommends that customers with Catalyst 6000 NAM application images 1.1(1a), 1.2(1), or 2.1(1a) upgrade to 1.2(3) or 2.1(2), due to the advisory entitled Cisco Security Advisory: Malformed SNMP Message-Handling Vulnerabilities.

The newer application images 1.2(3) and 2.1(2) can be obtained at the Software Center (registered customers only) .

Older application images 1.1(1a), 1.2(1), and 2.1(1a) will no longer be available on Cisco.com. The Catalyst 6000 Network Analysis Module Software Image 1.1(1) is no longer orderable (part number SC6K-NAM-1.1.1=).

If an older application image is required please contact the Cisco Systems Technical Assistance Center (TAC) for assistance as shown in the For More Information section.

Please refer to the following Cisco Advisory:

Cisco Security Advisory: Malformed SNMP Message-Handling Vulnerabilities

Software Versions and Fixes Cisco Software - Non IOS

Contact the Cisco TAC for assistance as shown in the For More Information section with any questions on this information.

For More Information

If you require further assistance, or if you have any further questions regarding this field notice, please contact the Cisco Systems Technical Assistance Center (TAC) by one of the following methods:

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