Serv-U FTP Server Default Account

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2115

Synopsis

The remote host is configured with default or easily-guessed credentials.

Description

The remote host is running a version of the Serv-U FTP Server that has an hidden default administration account. This account is reported to be hard-coded but it can be used only from the loopback interface. It may permit a local attacker to log into the site maintenance interface.

Solution

No solution is known at this time.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 2115

File Name: 2115.prm

Family: FTP Servers

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/01/19

Dependencies: 1853

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSSv2

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.1

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

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-2532

BID: 10886