The links provided in this document can help you troubleshoot issues
related to the "MS SQL /Slammer/Sapphire" worm.
There are no specific requirements for this document.
This document is not restricted to specific software and hardware
The information in this document was created from the devices in a
specific lab environment. All of the devices used in this document started with
a cleared (default) configuration. If your network is live, make sure that you
understand the potential impact of any command.
Technical Tips Conventions for more information on document
The Slammer worm released on January 25, 2003 had a severe impact on
Internet traffic worldwide. There are a number of Cisco Integrated Network
Security technologies that can assist organizations in responding to this worm
and mitigate against future infestations. This white paper and accompanying
scripted presentation will help in communicating to customers the means to
combat Internet worms using integrated network security.