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Using NetBIOS to retrieve information from a Windows host Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Using NetBIOS to retrieve information from a Windows host
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
It is possible to obtain the network name of the remote host.
The remote host listens on udp port 137 and replies to NetBIOS nbtscan
requests. By sending a wildcard request it is possible to obtain the
name of the remote system and the name of its domain.
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