Informix Database Detection (Unix)

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3731

Synopsis

The remote host passes information across the network in an insecure manner.

Description

The remote host is running the Informix database server for Unix. Further, clients connecting to this server are passing plaintext credentials across the network.

Solution

Enable encrypted communications between the Informix client and server.

See Also

http://www-306.ibm.com/software/data/informix

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3731

File Name: 3731.prm

Family: Database

Published: 2006/08/18

Modified: 2016/01/15

Nessus ID: 22228

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium