3270 Mapper Service Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 10208


A deprecated RPC service is running.


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.


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: 1.22

Type: remote

Family: RPC

Published: 8/19/1999

Updated: 9/22/2020

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: rpc/portmap, Settings/ParanoidReport

Reference Information

IAVA: 0001-A-0504