DNS over TLS Server Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 147947
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A DNS server is listening on the remote host over TLS.


The remote service is a Domain Name System (DNS) server, running over TLS, which provides a mapping between hostnames and IP addresses.


Disable this service if it is not needed or restrict access to internal hosts only if the service is available externally.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 147947

File Name: dnstls_server.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: remote

Family: DNS

Published: 3/22/2021

Updated: 3/22/2021

Dependencies: find_service.nasl

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Transport/SSL/853