UPnP Internet Gateway Device (IGD) Protocol Detection

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote device supports the IGD protocol.

Description :

According to UPnP data, the remote device is a NAT router which supports
the Internet Gateway Device (IGD) Standardized Device Control Protocol.

IGD is dangerous as it allows a remote attacker to punch holes in your
firewall, for example through a malicious Flash animation.

See also :


Solution :

Filter incoming traffic to this port or disable this service

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.8

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 35709 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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