Link Layer Topology Discovery (LLTD) Detection

Info Nessus Plugin ID 24904

Synopsis

The remote host speaks the LLTD protocol

Description

The remote host responds to the LLTD (Link Layer Topology Discovery) protocol.

This protocol can be used to enumerate the IPv4 and IPv6 addresses of a remote host, its name, the characteristics of the physical layer it is connected to, as well as the topology of the network, etc...

This plugin attempts to extract the IP addresses of the remote host as well as the physical layer it is connected to the network with.

See Also

http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/Rally/LLTD-spec.mspx

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 24904

File Name: lltd_discover.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: remote

Family: General

Published: 2007/03/30

Updated: 2011/03/21

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info