Cisco Device Default Password

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2014 Javier Fernandez-Sanguino and Renaud Deraison


Synopsis :

The remote device has a factory password set.

Description :

The remote Cisco router has a default password set. This allows an
attacker to get a lot of information about the network and to possibly
shut the network down if the 'enable' password is not set or if it is a
default password.

Solution :

Access this device and set a password using 'enable secret'.

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: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 23938 (cisco_default_pw.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0508