HSQLDB Server Default Credentials

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote database service is using default credentials.

Description :

The installation of HSQLDB on the remote host has the default 'sa'
account enabled without a password. An attacker may use this flaw to
execute commands against the remote host, as well as read any data it
might contain.

Solution :

Disable this account or assign a password to it. In addition, it is
suggested that you filter incoming traffic to this port.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 23731 (hsqldb_default_creds.nasl)

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