Default Password (vmware) for 'root' Account
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 76993
SynopsisThe remote system can be accessed with a default administrator account.
DescriptionThe account 'root' on the remote host has the password 'vmware'. An attacker may leverage this to gain administrator access to the affected system.
Note that VMware vCenter Support Assistant Appliance and VMware vCenter Server Appliance are known to use these credentials.
SolutionChange the password for this account or disable it.