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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Default password 'forgot' for account 'super'

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Logs into the remote host

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The account 'super' has the password 'forgot'. A possible hacker may use it
to gain further rights on this system.

Network Security Threat Level: High
Solution : Set a password for this account or disable it

Networks Security ID: 212

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

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