Allied Telesyn Router/Switch Default Password

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2012 Charles Thier


Synopsis :

The remote network device can be accessed with default credentials.

Description :

The remote device appears to be an Allied Telesyn router or switch
that can be accessed using default credentials. An attacker could
leverage this issue to gain administrative access to the affected
device. This password could also be potentially used to gain other
sensitive information about the network from the device.

See also :

http://www.phenoelit-us.org/dpl/dpl.html

Solution :

Telnet to the device and change the default password.

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: 18414 (Allied_Telesyn_telnet.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0508