Default Password '5SaP9I26' for 'remotessh' Account

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

An administrative account on the remote host uses a known default
password.

Description :

The account 'remotessh' on the remote host has the default password '5SaP9I26'.
A remote attacker can exploit this issue to gain administrative access
to the affected system.

See also :

https://www.nomotion.net/blog/sharknatto/

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)

Family: Default Unix Accounts

Nessus Plugin ID: 102915 ()

Bugtraq ID: 100585

CVE ID: CVE-2017-14115

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