SMB : Enable the C$ and ADMIN$ shares during the scan (WMI)

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Synopsis :

The ADMIN$ and/or C$ shares were enabled for the duration of the
scan.

Description :

To perform a full credentialed scan, Nessus needs the ability to
connect to the remote administrative shares (C$ and ADMIN$). If the
shares are not available on the network, this plugin will attempt to
enable them for the duration of the scan.

You need to explicitely set the option 'Enable administrative shares
during the scan', 'Advanced->Start the Registry' for this plugin to
work.

Solution :

n/a

Risk factor :

None

Family: Settings

Nessus Plugin ID: 55437 ()

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