SSH Weak MAC Algorithms Enabled
Low Nessus Plugin ID 71049
SynopsisThe remote SSH server is configured to allow MD5 and 96-bit MAC algorithms.
DescriptionThe remote SSH server is configured to allow either MD5 or 96-bit MAC algorithms, both of which are considered weak.
Note that this plugin only checks for the options of the SSH server, and it does not check for vulnerable software versions.
SolutionContact the vendor or consult product documentation to disable MD5 and 96-bit MAC algorithms.