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Microsoft SQL /Slammer/Sapphire Index

Document ID: 40432

Updated: Nov 15, 2004



The links provided in this document can help you troubleshoot issues related to the "Microsoft SQL /Slammer/Sapphire" worm.



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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.

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Updated: Nov 15, 2004
Document ID: 40432