identd Service UID Association

Info Nessus Plugin ID 14674


It is possible to determine which user is running the remote service.


By using the identd server (RFC 1413), it is possible to determine the process owner of the remote service.


Block access to, or remove the identd service.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 14674

File Name: ident_process_owner.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.20 $

Type: remote

Family: General

Published: 2004/09/07

Modified: 2011/03/11

Dependencies: 14841, 18373, 17975

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info