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: 9/30/2013

Updated: 3/7/2017

Dependencies: ftpserver_detect_type_nd_version.nasl, DDI_FTP_Any_User_Login.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

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

CVSS v3.0

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:2.3:o:alcatel:aos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:h:alcatel-lucent:omniswitch:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Excluded KB Items: global_settings/supplied_logins_only