Default Password (password) for 'admin' Account on Broadcom BCM96338 ADSL Router

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Synopsis :

The remote system can be accessed with a default administrator

Description :

The remote host is a Broadcom BCM96338 ADSL router, and its 'admin'
account uses the password 'password'. An attacker may leverage this
issue to gain administrative access to the affected system.

Solution :

Change the password for this account or disable it.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: Default Unix Accounts

Nessus Plugin ID: 35621 (bcm96338_admin_password.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:


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