AMQP Cleartext Authentication

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 87733


The remote host is running a service that allows cleartext authentication.


The remote Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP) service supports one or more authentication mechanisms that allow credentials to be sent in the clear.


Disable cleartext authentication mechanisms in the AMQP configuration.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 87733

File Name: amqp_plaintext_authentication.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2016/01/05

Modified: 2016/01/05

Dependencies: 62349

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N