Default Password (f00b@r) for 'root' Account

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote system can be accessed with a default account.

Description :

The account 'root' on the remote host has the password 'f00b@r'.

An attacker may leverage this issue to gain administrative access to
the affected system.

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 : 10.0
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:ND/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Default Unix Accounts

Nessus Plugin ID: 76191 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0502

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