Microsoft Windows NTLMSSP Authentication Request Remote Network Name Disclosure

Info Nessus Plugin ID 42410


It is possible to obtain the network name of the remote host.


The remote host listens on tcp port 445 and replies to SMB requests.

By sending an NTLMSSP authentication request it is possible to obtain the name of the remote system and the name of its domain.



Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 42410

File Name: smb_name_get_445.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: remote

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2009/11/06

Modified: 2011/03/27

Dependencies: 10150

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: /tmp/10150/report, /tmp/10150/port, /tmp/10150/proto