SMB Password Encryption Not Required

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Synopsis :

Password encryption is not required on the remote SMB server.

Description :

The remote SMB server does not require password encryption. This
allows clients to send cleartext passwords over the network.

Solution :

Require password encryption on the SMB server.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 87734 ()

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