FTP Service AUTH TLS Command Support

info Nessus Plugin ID 42149
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Synopsis

The remote directory service supports encrypting traffic.

Description

The remote FTP service supports the use of the 'AUTH TLS' command to switch from a cleartext to an encrypted communications channel.

See Also

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/STARTTLS

https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc4217

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 42149

File Name: ftp_starttls.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: remote

Family: FTP

Published: 10/15/2009

Updated: 2/24/2021

Dependencies: ftpserver_detect_type_nd_version.nasl

Vulnerability Information

Excluded KB Items: global_settings/disable_test_ssl_based_services