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CSCea42030 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Uses SNMP to determine if a flaw is present
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote Catalyst is vulnerable to password bypass vulnerability. Basically,
a possible hacker who has a command line access may gain the 'enable' rights
without having to know the right password, which would allow him to reconfigure
this host remotely.
This vulnerability is documented with the CISCO bug ID CSCde42030
Solution : http://www.cisco.com/warp/public/707/cisco-sa-20030424-catos.shtml
Threat Level: High
*** As Nessus solely relied on the banner of the remote host
*** this might be a false positive
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