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Category:   Device (VoIP/Phone/FAX)  >   Nortel Communication Server Vendors:   Nortel
Nortel Communication Server Default Passwords Let Remote Users Access the System
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1019848
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2008-6577   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  May 5 2009
Original Entry Date:  Apr 15 2008
Impact:   User access via network
Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  Exploit Included:  Yes  
Version(s): CS1000; version 4.50.x
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Nortel Communication Server 1000. A remote user can access the system using default passwords.

The system contains at least 16 accounts with fixed (hard-coded) passwords. A remote user can gain access to the system with these accounts.

VoIPshield Systems reported this vulnerability.

The original advisory is available at:,com_fabrik/Itemid,203/task,viewTableRowDetails/fabrik,1/rowid,14/_cursor,0/_total,5/tableid,1/

Impact:   A remote user can access the target system using a built-in default password.
Solution:   No solution was available at the time of this entry.

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Configuration error

Message History:   None.

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