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This may be a unwise question, but I'll ask anyhow. I have been analysis relatively a bit about the Heart Bleed vulnerability, and I'm curious as to whether it only affects web applications or could affect any routers?

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It can affect any application web or otherwise which is complied with one of the vulnerable versions of openssl.. wget Linux command for example is vulnerable to client side exploits.

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