Default Password (netoptics) for 'admin' Account

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 70565

Synopsis

The remote system can be accessed with a default account.

Description

The account 'admin' on the remote host has the password 'netoptics'.

An attacker may leverage this issue to gain administrative access to the affected system.

Note that Net Optics taps are known to use these credentials as factory defaults.

Solution

Log into the remote host and change the default login credentials.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 70565

File Name: account_admin_netoptics.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.4

Type: remote

Published: 2013/10/23

Updated: 2017/11/20

Dependencies: 10267, 10281, 55900

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/h:net_optics:director

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Exploitable With

Metasploit (SSH User Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-1999-0502