Link-Local Multicast Name Resolution (LLMNR) Detection

Info Nessus Plugin ID 53513

Synopsis

The remote device supports LLMNR.

Description

The remote device answered to a Link-local Multicast Name Resolution (LLMNR) request. This protocol provides a name lookup service similar to NetBIOS or DNS. It is enabled by default on modern Windows versions.

Solution

Make sure that use of this software conforms to your organization's acceptable use and security policies.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?51eae65d

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb878128.aspx

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 53513

File Name: llmnr-detect.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: remote

Published: 2011/04/21

Modified: 2018/11/15

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info