Shiva LanRover Blank Password

This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2012 Digital Defense Incorporated


Synopsis :

The remote network device does not use an administrative password.

Description :

The Shiva LanRover has no password set for the root user account. An
attacker is able to telnet to this system and gain access to any phone
lines attached to this device.

Additionally, the LanRover can be used as a relay point for further
attacks via the telnet and rlogin functionality available from the
administration shell.

Solution :

Telnet to this device and change the password for the root account via
the passwd command. Please ensure any other accounts have strong
passwords set.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 10998 (DDI_LanRover_Blank_Password.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0508