SQL Server Cleartext 'sa' Account NULL Password Attempted Login (deprecated)

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1108

Synopsis

The remote client attempted to log into a SQL database via cleartext with the 'sa' password set to NULL.

Description

The remote client attempted to log into a SQL database with the 'sa' password set to NULL

Solution

Ensure that the client is authorized and running with the proper encryption and authentication schemes for your Corporate environment.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1108

File Name: 1108.prm

Family: Database

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2015/06/01

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium