Emerson SM-Ethernet Web Interface Default Credentials

High Nessus Plugin ID 87125


The remote web application uses default credentials.


It was possible to log into the remote Emerson SM-Ethernet web interface by providing the default credentials. A remote attacker can exploit this to gain administrative control.


Change the default password or block access to the port.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 87125

File Name: scada_emerson_sm_ethernet_web_default_credentials.nbin

Version: $Revision: 1.22 $

Type: remote

Family: SCADA

Published: 2015/12/01

Modified: 2018/01/29

Dependencies: 87126

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/h:emerson:sm_ethernet

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Emerson SM-Ethernet Web Interface

Excluded KB Items: global_settings/supplied_logins_only