SSH-1 < 1.2.31 SSH Daemon Account Login Attempt Logging Failure
High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1981
SynopsisThe remote host may give an attacker information useful for future attacks.
DescriptionThe remote SSH daemon does not log repeated login attempts, which allows an attacker to set up a brute force attack to guess the user accounts/passwords of on this host.
SolutionUpgrade to SSH 1.2.31 or higher.