SMB Status Management

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SMB Status Management

Description

With two dedicated Nexthink Act remote actions, check SMB1 network protocol status and disable it. Useful for ensuring that devices do not use SMB network protocol in the legacy version.

Platforms

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 10

License modules

  • Nexthink Act.
  • Nexthink Engage.

Compatibility

  • Nexthink V6.14 and later.

Script Get SMB1 Status

  • Version 1.0.0.0 - Initial release

Script Description

Obtains SMB1 network protocol status and prints it in 'Execution status details' field. The script is designed for Windows 10 and 7.

Execution context and suggested scheduling

Run the script manually as local system.

Parameters

None.

Outputs

None.

Further Information

Before disabling SMB1 network protocol, confirm that devices in your network are not actively using it. SMB1 network protocol is enabled on all Windows 7 editions and Windows 10 releases before 1709. SMB1 protocol can be disabled by GPO setting or Nexthink Act script 'Disable-SMB1'.

Script Disable SMB1

  • Version 1.0.0.0 - Initial release

Script Description

ADVANCED SCRIPT Disables SMB1 network protocol and prints script execution result in 'Execution status details' field. The script is designed for Windows 10 and 7.

Execution context and suggested scheduling

Run the script manually as local system.

Parameters

ID Label Description
1 CampaignId UID of the Disable SMB1 campaign. It informs user that their device should be manually rebooted to apply system changes

Outputs

None.

Further Information

Before disabling SMB1 network protocol, confirm that devices in your network are not actively using it. Device reboot is required to disable SMB1 protocol. The script informs user, using campaign, that the device should be manually rebooted.