Novell Groupwise Servlet Manager Default Password

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 12122

Synopsis

The remote host is reachable with known credential.

Description

The Novell Groupwise servlet server is configured with a default password. As a result, users could be denied access to mail and other servlet based resources.

To test this finding:

https://<host>/servlet/ServletManager/

enter 'servlet' for the user and 'manager' for the password.

Solution

Change the default password.

Edit SYS:\JAVA\SERVLETS\SERVLET.PROPERTIES

Change the username and password in this section servlet.ServletManager.initArgs=datamethod=POST,user=servlet,password=manager,bgcolor

See Also

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/3697

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 12122

File Name: novell_groupwise_servletmanager_default_password.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: remote

Family: Netware

Published: 2004/03/31

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 10107, 17975

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:W/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Excluded KB Items: global_settings/supplied_logins_only

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2001/12/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2001-1195

BID: 3697