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An administrative account on the remote host uses a weak password.
The account 'root' has the password 'password'. An attacker may use
it to gain further privileges on this system.
Note that Korenix Jetport installs are known to use these credentials
although other hosts are likely to as well as 'password' is reportedly a
See also :
Set a strong password for this account or disable it.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.5
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Default Unix Accounts
Nessus Plugin ID: 24745 (account_root_password.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 2049055196
CVE ID: CVE-1999-0502CVE-2006-5288CVE-2012-4577
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