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File nessus-xmlrpc-brute

Script types: portrule
Categories: intrusive, brute
Download: http://nmap.org/svn/scripts/nessus-xmlrpc-brute.nse

User Summary

Performs brute force password auditing against a Nessus vulnerability scanning daemon using the XMLRPC protocol.

Script Arguments

nessus-xmlrpc-brute.timeout

socket timeout for connecting to Nessus (default 5s)

nessus-xmlrpc-brute.threads

sets the number of threads.

passdb, unpwdb.passlimit, unpwdb.timelimit, unpwdb.userlimit, userdb

See the documentation for the unpwdb library.

Example Usage

nmap -sV --script=nessus-xmlrpc-brute <target>

Script Output

PORT     STATE SERVICE REASON
8834/tcp open  unknown syn-ack
| nessus-xmlrpc-brute:
|   Accounts
|     nessus:nessus - Valid credentials
|   Statistics
|_    Performed 1933 guesses in 26 seconds, average tps: 73

Requires


Author: Patrik Karlsson

License: Same as Nmap--See http://nmap.org/book/man-legal.html

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