Motorola Vanguard with No Password (telnet check)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 11203


The router does have a password.


This device is a Motorola Vanguard router and has no password set. An attacker can reconfigure this device without providing any authentication.


Please set a strong password for this device.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 11203

File Name: DDI_motorola_vanguard_no_pass.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2003/01/22

Modified: 2012/08/15

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Exploitable With

Metasploit (SNMP Community Scanner)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-1999-0508