620 : 3Com SuperStack II Default Password
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2002-09-12

Description

By default, 3COM SuperStack II switches install with a default password. The security account has a password of security which is publicly known and documented. This allows attackers to trivially access the program or system.

Classification

Attack Type: Authentication Management
Solution: Change Default Setting

Solution

Immediately after installation, change all default install passwords to a unique and secure password. When possible, change default accounts to custom names as well.

Products

3Com Corporation
SuperStack II
All Versions

References

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Snort

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Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 4.6
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2003-12-31 | Disagree?

Access_vector_0 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1

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