Windows NetBIOS Remote Host Information Disclosure

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Synopsis :

It is possible to obtain the network name of the remote host.

Description :

The remote host listens on udp port 137 and replies to NetBIOS nbtscan
requests. By sending a wildcard request it is possible to obtain the
name of the remote system and the name of its domain.

Solution :


Risk factor :


Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 42409 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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