UPnP TCP Helper Detection

Info Nessus Plugin ID 11765


The remote host appears to be running Microsoft UPnP TCP helper.


The remote host is running Microsoft UPnP TCP helper.

If the tested network is not a home network, you should disable this service.


Set the following registry key :
Location : HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\SSDPSRV Key : Start Value : 0x04

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 11765

File Name: upnp_xp_tcp.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.18 $

Type: remote

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2003/06/19

Modified: 2011/03/11

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info