Microsoft Windows SMB Registry : Dial-In Enabled

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Synopsis :

Dial-in access is enabled.

Description :

Dial-in access is enabled on the remote Windows host. Provided a modem
is installed, attackers may be able to dial into this host, bypassing
firewall restrictions, and gaining access to the internal network.

Solution :

Edit the registry and set the value of the registry key
'HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Policies\Network\nodialin' to 1.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 11458 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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