Microsoft Windows - Local Users Information : Can't Change Password

Info Nessus Plugin ID 10912


At least one local user cannot change his or her password.


Using the supplied credentials, Nessus was able to list local users who can not change their own passwords.


Allow or require users to change their passwords regularly.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 10912

File Name: smb_localusers_changepw.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.19 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2002/03/17

Modified: 2017/01/26

Dependencies: 10910

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/LocalUsers/1

Reference Information

OSVDB: 751