Microsoft Windows SMB Log In Possible

info Nessus Plugin ID 10394
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It was possible to log into the remote host.


The remote host is running a Microsoft Windows operating system or Samba, a CIFS/SMB server for Unix. It was possible to log into it using one of the following accounts :

- Guest account
- Supplied credentials

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 10394

File Name: smb_login.nasl

Version: 1.172

Type: remote

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 5/9/2000

Updated: 7/27/2021

Dependencies: wmi_start_server_svc.nbin, global_settings.nasl, kerberos.nasl, netbios_name_get.nasl, cifs445.nasl, logins.nasl, smb_nativelanman.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/name, SMB/transport