Default Password (profense) for 'operator' Account

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

An account on the remote host uses a known password.

Description :

The account 'operator' on the remote host has the password 'profense'.
An attacker may leverage this issue to gain total control of the
affected system.

Solution :

Change the password for this account or disable it.

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: Default Unix Accounts

Nessus Plugin ID: 35559 (account_operator_profense.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0502