Alcatel ADSL Modem Unpassworded Access

This script is Copyright (C) 2000-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote modem has an account with no password set.

Description :

The remote Alcatel ADSL modem has no password set.

An attacker could telnet to this modem and reconfigure it to lock
you out. This could prevent you from using your Internet connection.

Solution :

Telnet to this modem and set a strong password immediately.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:W/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 10530 (alcatel_adsl.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 2568

CVE ID: CVE-2001-1424