Remote listeners enumeration (Linux / AIX)

info Nessus Plugin ID 25221


Using the supplied credentials, it was possible to identify the process listening on the remote port.


By logging into the remote host with the supplied credentials, Nessus was able to obtain the name of the process listening on the remote port.

Note that the method used by this plugin only works for hosts running Linux or AIX.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 25221

File Name: process_on_port.nasl

Version: 1.27

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/16/2007

Updated: 11/27/2023

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/uname