VNCviewer in Listen Mode Detection

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

A remote control service is listening on the remote host.

Description :

The remote service is a VNC viewer in listen mode, allowing VNC
servers to initiate reverse connections back to the client running on
the remote host.

See also :

Solution :

Limit incoming traffic to this port if desired.

Risk factor :


Family: Service detection

Nessus Plugin ID: 30150 ()

Bugtraq ID: