Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Default Unix Accounts >> Default password ('guest') for account 'guest'


Vulnerability Assessment Details

Default password ('guest') for account 'guest'

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Logs into the remote host

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The account 'guest' has the password 'guest' set.
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:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2003 Renaud Deraison

Cables, Connectors

IBM Intel 39Y6138 Quad Port PCIe Ethernet Server Adapter
$24.0
IBM Intel 39Y6138 Quad Port PCIe Ethernet Server Adapter pictureIBM 8654-51Y xSeries 330 Pentium III 1 Ghz Server
$220.32
IBM 8654-51Y  xSeries 330 Pentium III 1 Ghz Server pictureIBM Artesyn 49P2167-PSU 7000758-0000 514W POWER SUPPLY FOR FOR IBM SERVERS X225
$17.5
IBM Artesyn 49P2167-PSU 7000758-0000 514W POWER SUPPLY FOR FOR IBM SERVERS X225  pictureIBM 31R3301, 31R3268 Bladecenter H Blower Module
$149.0
IBM 31R3301, 31R3268 Bladecenter H Blower Module picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.