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Geronimo Console Default Credentials

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for default credentials in Geronimo console

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The administration console for the remote web server is protected with
default credentials.

Description :

The remote host appears to be running Geronimo, an open-source J2EE
server from the Apache Software Foundation.

The installation of Geronimo on the remote host uses the default
username and password to control access to its administrative console.
Knowing these, a possible hacker can gain control of the affected
application.

Solution :

Alter the credentials in 'var/security/users.properties' or when
deploying Geronimo.

Network Security Threat Level:

High / CVSS Base Score : 7
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:P/A:P/I:P/B:N)

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

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