AXIS Camera Detection
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2729
SynopsisThe remote host is a network-based camera.
DescriptionThe remote host is running a network-based AXIS camera. Such cameras are easy to install, do not require a server, and can be remotely administered via a web GUI. By default, anonymous users can connect to the camera and control the camera view, grab stillshot images, and more.
SolutionEnsure that the use of the camera is in keeping with corporate policies and guidelines. Further, ensure that there is no violation of confidentiality or privacy with respect to the placement of the camera.