UPnP Internet Gateway Device (IGD) External IP Address Reachable

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Synopsis :

It was possible to read the external IP address of the remote router.

Description :

According to its UPnP data, the remote device is a NAT router which
supports the Internet Gateway Device (IGD) Standardized Device Control
Protocol. Nessus was able to retrieve the external IP address of the

See also :


Solution :

Disable IGD or restrict access to trusted networks.

Risk factor :


Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 35708 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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