SMB Registry : Stopping the Registry Service after the scan failed

Info Nessus Plugin ID 35706


The registry service could not be stopped after the scan.


To perform a full credentialed scan, Nessus needs the ability to connect to the remote registry service (RemoteRegistry).

While Nessus successfully started the registry service, it could not stop it after the scan. You might want to disable it manually.



Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 35706

File Name: stop_registry_svc_failed.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: summary

Family: Settings

Published: 2009/02/18

Modified: 2011/03/19

Dependencies: 35704

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/stop_registry/failed