Splunkd Management Port Detection

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

An infrastructure monitoring tool is installed on the remote host.

Description :

The remote web server is an instance of the Splunkd management port.

Splunk is a search, monitoring, and reporting tool for system
administrators, and the Splunkd management port provides a request-
response model communication path for applications such as the Splunk
CLI to communicate with splunkd itself.

See also :

http://www.splunk.com/product
http://answers.splunk.com/questions/156/what-uses-the-management-port

Solution :

Limit incoming traffic to this port if desired.

Risk factor :

None

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 49069 ()

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