Michael Schueler

Incident Manager

Cisco Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT)

Michael Schueler is an Incident Manager at Cisco's Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT) where he focuses on vulnerability management and disclosure and Cisco products forensic. Prior to this he was working as a Customer Support Engineer at the Cisco EMEA TAC solving highly complex customer issues in technologies ranging from firewalls, virtual private networks (VPN), intrustion detection and prevention systems (IDS/IPS) over load-balancing and WAN optimization to data center switching.

Michael holds a M.Sc. level degree in computer science (Dipl.-Inform.) from RWTH Aachen University, Germany.

He is also CCIE Security #23835.


February 27, 2017


Cisco PSIRT – Mitigating and Detecting Potential Abuse of Cisco Smart Install Feature

5 min read

A Cisco Security Response alerts about possible abuse of the Smart Install feature. While not considered a vulnerability, the Response provides guidance on how to protect their networks against abuse.