Microsoft Windows SMB Service Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 11011
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A file / print sharing service is listening on the remote host.


The remote service understands the CIFS (Common Internet File System) or Server Message Block (SMB) protocol, used to provide shared access to files, printers, etc between nodes on a network.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 11011

File Name: cifs445.nasl

Version: 1.43

Type: remote

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 6/5/2002

Updated: 2/11/2021

Dependencies: ping_host.nasl, nessus_product_setup.nasl, wmi_start_server_svc.nbin

Asset Inventory: true

OS Identification: true