Axis Camera Default Password

High Nessus Plugin ID 10502


The remote host has a default password set.


The remote host seems to be an Axis Network Camera. It was possible to log into the remote host with the default credentials 'root/pass'.

An attacker may use these credentials to trivially access the system.


Set a strong password for this account.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 10502

File Name: axis_camera.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.22 $

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2000/09/06

Modified: 2015/10/09

Dependencies: 17975

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/h:axis:2100_network_camera

Excluded KB Items: global_settings/supplied_logins_only

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2001/12/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2001-1543

OSVDB: 401

Secunia: 12353