Subversion Cleartext Authentication

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 87735


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


The remote Subversion (SVN) service supports one or more authentication mechanisms that allow credentials to be sent in the clear.


Disable cleartext authentication mechanisms in the Subversion configuration.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 87735

File Name: subversion_plaintext_authentication.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2016/01/05

Modified: 2016/01/05

Dependencies: 12259

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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