IP Cameras Default Passwords Directoryby John Honovich, IPVM posted on Jan 06, 2012 About John Contact John
The following is an alphabetical list of IP camera manufacturers and their default usernames and passwords. The goal is to help users quickly get started with cameras. At the bottom of the post, we examine the use and security concerns of using default passwords.
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For each manufacturer, we list the username first and pasword section in the following format: username/password:
- ACTi: admin/123456 or Admin/123456
- Arecont Vision: none
- Avigilon: admin/admin
- Axis: traditionally root/pass, new Axis cameras require password creation during first login
- Basler: admin/admin
- Bosch Dinion: none
- Brickcom: admin/admin
- Cisco: No default password, requires creation during first login
- Grandstream: admin/admin
- Hikvision: admin/12345
- Honeywell: administrator/1234
- IQinVision: root/system
- IPX-DDK: root/admin or root/Admin
- Mobotix: admin/meinsm
- Panasonic: admin/12345
- Pelco Sarix: admin/admin
- Pixord: admin/admin
- Samsung Electronics: root/root or admin/4321
- Samsung Techwin (old): admin/1111111
- Samsung Techwin (new): admin/4321
- Sanyo: admin/admin
- Scallop: admin/password
- Sony: admin/admin
- Stardot: admin/admin
- Starvedia: admin/<blank>
- Trendnet: admin/admin
- Toshiba: root/ikwd
- VideoIQ: supervisor/supervisor
- Vivotek: root/<blank>
- Ubiquiti: ubnt/ubnt
If you have more or see an error, post a comment and we will fix/update.
The most common default combination is admin/admin with 30%+ of all manufacturers using it.
Using default passwords in production deployments is a debatable practice. Best practices certainly recommend changing from the default. However, many certainly use defaults and will maintain that the practical risk is minimal.
What do you think?
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