Webmin Default Configuration 'root' Logon

Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 9526


The remote Webmin installation uses the default account 'root'.


Traffic observed from this server indicates Webmin is installed. Further, it is using default logon of 'root' when remotely controlling the system administered by Webmin.


Ensure that such behavior is in alignment with corporate policies and guidelines.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 9526

File Name: 9526.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2016/08/25

Modified: 2016/08/25

Dependencies: 9524

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:webmin:webmin