TCP Port 0 Open: Possible Backdoor

Info Nessus Plugin ID 18164


The remote host has TCP port 0 open.


TCP port 0 is open on the remote host. This is highly suspicious as this TCP port is reserved and should not be used. This might be a backdoor (REx).


Check your system.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 18164

File Name: tcp_port_zero.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: remote

Family: Backdoors

Published: 2005/04/29

Updated: 2019/03/06

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info