Terminal Services Encryption Level is Medium or Low

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is using weak cryptography.

Description :

The remote Terminal Services service is not configured to use strong
cryptography.

Using weak cryptography with this service may allow an attacker to
eavesdrop on the communications more easily and obtain screenshots
and/or keystrokes.

Solution :

Change RDP encryption level to one of :

3. High

4. FIPS Compliant

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 57690 ()

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