Cisco Device With NULL Authentication

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 6837


The remote device may be open to viewing and/or altering of configuration data.


The remote host is running the Cisco-IOS software. This software is used to manage various Cisco devices and applications. Further, the device does not appear to be requiring authentication. Given this, a remote attacker can gain information and possibly change configuration settings on the remote Cisco device.



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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 6837

File Name: 6837.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2013/05/23

Modified: 2016/01/15

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

Vulnerability Information

Patch Publication Date: 2013/05/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/05/21