Default Password (synnet) for 'debug' Account

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Synopsis :

The remote system can be accessed with default admin credentials.

Description :

The account 'debug' on the remote host uses the password 'synnet'.
An attacker may use it to gain further privileges on this system.

See also :

Solution :

Set a strong password for this account or disable it if possible.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Default Unix Accounts

Nessus Plugin ID: 17289 (account_debug_synnet.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 88

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0502