Local Checks Enabled

info Nessus Plugin ID 117887
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Nessus was able to log in to the remote host using the provided credentials and enable local checks.


Nessus was able to enable local checks because it was possible to log in to the remote host using provided credentials, the remote host was identified as an operating system or device for which local checks are available, and the necessary information was able to be obtained from the remote host in order to enable local checks.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 117887

File Name: local_checks_enabled.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: summary

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Settings

Published: 10/2/2018

Updated: 9/22/2020

Vulnerability Information

Reference Information

IAVB: 0001-B-0516