AXIS Camera Detection

Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8301

Synopsis

The remote host is a network-based camera.

Description

The 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.

Solution

Ensure 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.

See Also

http://www.axis.com

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 8301

File Name: 8301.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2014/06/12

Modified: 2016/10/14

Dependencies: 8166

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info