Microsoft Windows SMB Registry : Autologon Enabled

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Synopsis :

Anyone can logon to the remote system.

Description :

This script determines whether the autologon feature is enabled. This
feature allows an intruder to log into the remote host as
DefaultUserName with the password DefaultPassword.

See also :

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/315231

Solution :

Delete the keys AutoAdminLogon and DefaultPassword under
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 10412 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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