Alcatel OmniSwitch Default Credentials (ftp)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 70210


The remote device can be accessed with default credentials via FTP.


It is possible to log into the remote Alcatel OmniSwitch by providing the default credentials via FTP. A remote attacker could exploit this to gain administrative control of the remote device.


Change the default password or block access to the port.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 70210

File Name: alcatel_aos_default_ftp_creds.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: remote

Family: FTP

Published: 2013/09/30

Modified: 2017/03/07

Dependencies: 10990, 10092

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 6.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:ND/RC:ND


Base Score: 9.1

Temporal Score: 9.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:X/RC:X

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/h:alcatel-lucent:omniswitch, cpe:/o:alcatel:aos

Excluded KB Items: global_settings/supplied_logins_only