Linksys Router Default Password (deprecated)

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1568

Synopsis

The remote Linksys router has its default password (admin) set.

Description

The remote Linksys router has its default password (admin) set. An attacker may use it to reconfigure this device.

Solution

Log into the remote host and set a strong password for the administrator.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 1568

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2018/09/16

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 11522

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.4

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C