NIS passwd.byname Map Disclosure

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote service is vulnerable to information disclosure

Description :

This script fetches the remote NIS 'passwd.byname' map, provided that
the NIS domain name could be obtained.

See also :

Solution :

Disable NIS if it is not required.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: RPC

Nessus Plugin ID: 12238 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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