Tor Server Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 26026


A Tor server is listening on the remote host.


The remote service appears to be a Tor server. Tor is a proxy service designed to protect the anonymity of its users. It can also be used to support hidden services.


Make sure use of this program is in accordance with your corporate security policy. And limit incoming traffic to this port if desired.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 26026

File Name: tor_server_detect.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: remote

Published: 9/14/2007

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:torproject:tor:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*