Windows NT FTP 'guest' Account Present

This script is Copyright (C) 1999-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

There is a 'guest' account on the remote FTP server.

Description :

The remote Windows host has a 'guest' FTP account enabled. This could
allow a remote attacker to upload or download arbitrary files on the
remote host.

Note that this plugin only tests for guest accounts over FTP.

Solution :

Disable this FTP account.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: FTP

Nessus Plugin ID: 10166 ()

Bugtraq ID: 87877

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0546

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