Dell Printer Administrative Web Console Detection

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4527

Synopsis

The remote host is running an inherently insecure protocol or application.

Description

The remote host is running a Dell printer administrative web console. These consoles allow remote users to check printer jobs, change admin passwords, restart the printer, and much more. You should particularly ensure that the page '/ews/setting/setews.htm' is not accessible by untrusted users.

Solution

Ensure that only trusted hosts can connect to this service

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 4527

File Name: 4527.prm

Family: Generic

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/01/15

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High