Replicating a Nation State Style Chipping Attack on Cisco Firewalls

Stage 2

In October 2018, Bloomberg recounted a Chinese supply-chain attack on Supermicro motherboards used in servers for Amazon, Apple, and more than 20 other companies.

This presentation demonstrates how I replicated it, on a Cisco firewall, with a shoestring budget, and how you can, too.

You may have seen a preview of my work in an article in Wired by Andy Greenberg:

Attacks and Attackers Supply Chain