Default Password (openelec) for 'root' Account

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote system can be accessed with a default password.

Description :

The account 'root' on the remote host has the password 'openelec'.

An attacker can exploit this issue to gain full access to the affected
system.

Note that a version of Linux optimized for Raspberry Pi ARM computers
is known to use these credentials by default.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?2d8f5196
https://github.com/RasPlex/RasPlex/issues/453

Solution :

Set a strong password for this account, or use ACLs to restrict access
to the host.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.5
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Default Unix Accounts

Nessus Plugin ID: 64261 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0502

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