3270 Mapper Service Detection

Info Nessus Plugin ID 10208

Synopsis

A deprecated RPC service is running.

Description

The 3270 mapper RPC service is running. If you do not use this service, then you should disable it as it may become a security threat in the future, if a vulnerability is discovered.

Solution

Disable this service if you do not use it, or filter incoming traffic to this port

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 10208

File Name: rpc_3270.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.20 $

Type: remote

Family: RPC

Published: 1999/08/19

Modified: 2014/05/26

Dependencies: 10223

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: rpc/portmap, Settings/ParanoidReport