Lexmark / Dell Printer Unauthenticated Access

High Nessus Plugin ID 12236


The remote printer has no password set.


The remote printer has no password set. This allows anyone to change its IP or potentially to intercept print jobs sent to it.


Telnet to this printer and set a password.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 12236

File Name: passwordless_lexmark_printer.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2004/05/13

Modified: 2013/01/25

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-1999-1061