ASUS RT-N13U Router Built-in Admin Telnet Account with Unchangeable Password

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


Synopsis :

The remote host has a telnet service running that accepts known,
built-in credentials.

Description :

The remote host is running a telnet service with an unchangeable admin
account with known credentials (admin/admin). An attacker could log
into this account and gain complete control of the device.

See also :

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2013/Oct/271

Solution :

There is currently no available fix. As a workaround, restrict access
to the telnet service.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 71095 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63394

CVE ID: