Microsoft Windows NTLMSSP Authentication Request Remote Network Name Disclosure

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host listens on tcp port 445 and replies to SMB requests.

By sending an NTLMSSP authentication 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: 42410 ()

Bugtraq ID:


Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now