CoDeSys Gateway Service Unprotected (SCADA)

Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 6715

Synopsis

The remote host is running a SCADA data gateway service that is not protected by a password

Description

PVS has detected a login to the remote CoDeSys SCADA Gateway service of which is not protected by a password. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could potentially use this service to access, and control associated SCADA devices.

Solution

Set a password for the Gateway Service. Ensure that access to this server is restricted to only trusted hosts/networks

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?3ccc675c

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 6715

File Name: 6715.prm

Family: SCADA

Published: 2013/03/15

Modified: 2016/09/30

Nessus ID: 65194

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info