Hydra: SNMP

High Nessus Plugin ID 15886

Synopsis

It may be possible to determine SNMP passwords through brute force.

Description

This plugin runs Hydra to find SNMP passwords by brute force.

To use this plugin, enter the 'Logins file' and the 'Passwords file' under the 'Hydra (NASL wrappers options)' advanced settings block.

Solution

Change the passwords for the affected accounts.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 15886

File Name: hydra_snmp.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: remote

Published: 2004/12/01

Modified: 2012/07/27

Dependencies: 19762, 15868

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Secret/hydra/passwords_file, /tmp/hydra/force_run