X Font Service Detection

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

An X font service is listening on the remote host.

Description :

The remote service is an X Window Font Service (xfs) daemon, which
serves font files to clients.

See also :


Solution :

Limit incoming traffic to this port if desired or disable the service
as the use of server-supplied fonts is currently deprecated.

Risk factor :


Family: Service detection

Nessus Plugin ID: 26971 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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