73% of companies using vulnerable end-of-life networking devices

Seventy-three percent of companies are using vulnerable, end-of-life networking equipment, up from 60 percent last year, according to a new analysis of more than 212,000 Cisco networking devices at 350 organizations across North America.

“It’s amazing how many folks have this issue in their environment,” said David Vigna, Cisco practice director at Softchoice, the company that conducted the analysis.

Meanwhile, the share of devices that are end-of-life rose from 4 percent in 2015 to 6 percent this year.

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