Default Password (nsroot) for 'nsroot' Account
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 66393
SynopsisThe remote system can be accessed with a default account.
DescriptionThe account 'nsroot' on the remote host has the password 'nsroot'.
An attacker may leverage this issue to gain administrative access to the affected system.
Note that Citrix NetScaler appliances are known to use these credentials to provide complete, administrative access to the Citrix NetScaler appliance.
SolutionIf the host is a Citrix NetScaler, reset the nsroot password.
Otherwise, set a strong password for this account or use ACLs to restrict access to the host.