Network security: LAN Manager authentication level
|ID: oval:org.secpod.oval:def:40259||Date: (C)2017-04-25 (M)2018-02-12|
|Class: COMPLIANCE||Family: windows|
This policy setting specifies the type of challenge/response authentication for network logons. LAN Manager (LM) authentication is the least secure method; it allows encrypted passwords to be cracked because they can be easily intercepted on the network.
|Microsoft Windows Server 2016|