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 :

http://www.nessus.org/u?ec9f0272
http://gentoo-wiki.com/VNC#Reverse_VNC

Solution :

Limit incoming traffic to this port if desired.

Risk factor :

None

Family: Service detection

Nessus Plugin ID: 30150 ()

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