Anonymous NNTP Authentication Enabled

This script is Copyright (C) 2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

Anonymous authentication is allowed on the remote NNTP server.

Description :

This NNTP service allows anonymous authentication. Any remote user
may connect and authenticate without providing a password or unique
credentials.

See also :

http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc4422
http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc4505
http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc4643

Solution :

n/a

Risk factor :

None

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 57334 ()

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