Supermicro IPMI Baseboard Management Controller Default Credentials

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 117942


The remote management client is protected with a default password.


The remote host appears to be a Supermicro IPMI Baseboard Management Controller (BMC), which is used to provide out-of-band management.

The remote BMC is protected with the default password.


Replace the default password with a strong password.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 117942

File Name: supermicro_ipmi_default_login.nbin

Version: 1.10

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2018/10/05

Updated: 2019/08/20

Dependencies: 45555

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS Score Source: manual

CVSS Score Rationale: Default credentials

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

Excluded KB Items: global_settings/supplied_logins_only