PCI DSS Compliance : Database Reachable from the Internet

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

Nessus has determined that this host is NOT COMPLIANT with PCI DSS
requirements.

Description :

The remote host is running a database server that is reachable from
the Internet. This violates PCI DSS, section 1.3.7.

See also :

http://www.pcisecuritystandards.org/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PCI_DSS

Solution :

Filter incoming traffic to this port.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Policy Compliance

Nessus Plugin ID: 57581 ()

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