LDAP Server NULL Bind Detection

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1172


The remote LDAP server allows NULL connections.


The remote server is an LDAP server. Further, it appears as if the server allows NULL BIND requests. If this is an internal server, then this is considered an acceptable configuration.


Ensure that this server is authorized with respect to Corporate standards and policies.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1172

File Name: 1172.prm

Family: Generic

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/30

Nessus ID: 10723

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium