LDAP Crafted Search Request Server Information Disclosure

info Nessus Plugin ID 25701
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It is possible to discover information about the remote LDAP server.


By sending a search request with a filter set to 'objectClass=*', it is possible to extract information about the remote LDAP server.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 25701

File Name: ldap_search.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.21

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 7/12/2007

Updated: 2/20/2012

Dependencies: ldap_detect.nasl