VNC Server 'password' Password

This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

A VNC server running on the remote host is secured with a weak
password.

Description :

The VNC server running on the remote host is secured with a weak
password. Nessus was able to login using VNC authentication and a
password of 'password'. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could
exploit this to take control of the system.

Solution :

Secure the VNC service with a strong password.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 61708 ()

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