Apple Filing Protocol Server Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 10666


An Apple file sharing service is listening on the remote port.


The remote service understands the Apple Filing Protocol (AFP) and responds to a 'FPGetSrvrInfo' ('DSIGetStatus') request with information about itself.

AFP is used to offer file services for Mac OS X as well as the older Mac OS. In the past, it has also been known as 'AppleTalk Filing Protocol' and 'AppleShare'.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 10666

File Name: asip-status.nasl

Version: 1.33

Type: remote

Published: 5/12/2001

Updated: 11/15/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus