File Alteration Monitor daemon (famd) Detection
Low Nessus Plugin ID 18186
SynopsisA system related service which does not need to be reachable from the network is listening on the remote port.
DescriptionThe File Alteration Monitor daemon (famd) is running on this port. This service does not need to be reachable from the outside, it is therefore recommended that reconfigure it to disable network access.
SolutionStart famd with the '-L' option or edit /etc/fam.conf and set the option 'local_only' to 'true' and restartd the famd service.
Alternatively, you may wish to filter incoming traffic to this port.