Nortel Baystack Default Password
High Nessus Plugin ID 11327
SynopsisThe remote host is reachable with known default credentials.
DescriptionThe remote switch has a weak password. This means that anyone who has (downloaded) a user manual can telnet to it and gain administrative access.
SolutionTelnet to this switch and set passwords under 'Console/Comm Port Configuration' for both read only and read write. Then, set the parameter 'Console Switch Password' or 'Console Stack Password' to 'Required for TELNET' or 'Required for Both'.