Exclude top-level domain wildcard hosts

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

This plugin prevents scanning of top-level domain wildcard hosts.

Description :

This host has an IP address known to be a wildcard record for a top-
level domain (TLD) or for a host within the 'nessus.org' domain. It
has been blacklisted and will not be scanned.

See also :

http://www.icann.org/en/committees/security/sac015.htm

Solution :

Make sure that you entered the name / IP address correctly.

Risk factor :

None

Family: Settings

Nessus Plugin ID: 11840 ()

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