PPTP Detection

Info Nessus Plugin ID 10622


A VPN server is listening on the remote port.


The remote host is running a PPTP (Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol) server. It allows users to set up a tunnel between their host and the network the remote host is attached to.


Make sure use of this software is in agreement with your organization's security policy.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 10622

File Name: pptp_detect.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.23 $

Type: remote

Published: 2001/02/28

Modified: 2011/03/11

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info