Microsoft Windows 'Backup Operators' Group User List

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Synopsis :

There is at least one user in the 'Backup Operators' group.

Description :

Using the supplied credentials, it is possible to extract the member
list of the 'Backup Operators' group. Members of this group can logon
to the remote host and perform backup operations (read/write files)
but have no administrative rights.

Solution :

Verify that each member of the group should have this type of access.

Risk factor :

None

Family: Windows : User management

Nessus Plugin ID: 10904 ()

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