Any negative ramifications?
-- IBM Certified System Administrator - IBM i 6.1 Group Dekko Dept 1600 Mail to: 2505 Dekko Drive Garrett, IN 46738 Ship to: Dock 108 6928N 400E Kendallville, IN 46755 http://www.dekko.com From: Jim Oberholtzer <midrangel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion <midrange-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx>, Date: 03/04/2013 07:44 AM Subject: Re: Security: NetBIOS Shared Folder List Available Sent by: midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx Turn off browse announcements in the netserver config. It will require a restart of the NetServer. Jim Oberholtzer Chief Technical Architect Agile Technology Architects On 3/4/2013 6:38 AM, rob@xxxxxxxxx wrote:>Apparently people who do not even have an IBM i account can open upi
>Windows explorer on their PC and point it to
>and see your list of shares. Now, they can't access them without an IBM
>account (unless you set up Guest access). But our Qualys internalbe
>security scan lets us know that this is of some concern because it may
>enough to encourage someone to try a brute force attack to get intothem.
>They consider this a middle of the road concern.--
>Is there some way to turn off showing the list of shares to those users
>without an IBM i account?
>If this was running Windows I could follow the recommendation of the
>report and do a couple of steps and it would be done.
>-- IBM Certified System Administrator - IBM i 6.1 Group Dekko Dept
>1600 Mail to: 2505 Dekko Drive Garrett, IN 46738 Ship to: Dock 108
>6928N 400E Kendallville, IN 46755http://www.dekko.com
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