Motorola Vanguard with No Password (telnet check)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 11203

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VPR Score: 5.9


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

Updated: 2012/08/15

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

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