Default Password (guest) for 'guest' Account

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host has an account with a default password set.

Description :

The account 'guest' has the password 'guest' set.
An attacker may use it to gain further privileges on this system.

Solution :

Set a password for this account or disable it.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Default Unix Accounts

Nessus Plugin ID: 11256 (account_guest_guest.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0501