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 >> Misc. >> Linksys Router default password


Vulnerability Assessment Details

Linksys Router default password

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Tests for the linksys default account

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote Linksys device has its default password (no username / 'admin')
set.

A possible hacker may connect to it and reconfigure it using this account.

Solution : Connect to this port with a web browser, and click on the 'Password'
section to set a strong password
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

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

Cables, Connectors

HPE 819185-001 ProLiant MicroServer Gen8 Entry Server, 4 GB RAM, No HDD, Matrox
$568.86
HPE 819185-001 ProLiant MicroServer Gen8 Entry Server, 4 GB RAM, No HDD, Matrox  pictureTexas Micro CP80-12 12U Hot-Swap Modular 10-Slot CompactPCI Server Rack Chassis
$36.99
Texas Micro CP80-12 12U Hot-Swap Modular 10-Slot CompactPCI Server Rack Chassis pictureTexas Micro CP80-15 15U Hot-Swap Modular 16-Slot CompactPCI Server Rack Chassis
$73.99
Texas Micro CP80-15 15U Hot-Swap Modular 16-Slot CompactPCI Server Rack Chassis pictureHP PROLIANT MICROSERVER G8 E3-1220LV2 2.3GHZ 4GB DUAL RANK 2 X 800GB SSD
$1499.0
HP PROLIANT MICROSERVER G8 E3-1220LV2 2.3GHZ 4GB DUAL RANK 2 X 800GB SSD picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.