VNCviewer in Listen Mode Detection

Info Nessus Plugin ID 30150


A remote control service is listening on the remote host.


The remote service is a VNC viewer in listen mode, allowing VNC servers to initiate reverse connections back to the client running on the remote host.


Limit incoming traffic to this port if desired.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 30150

File Name: vncviewer_listening_detect.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: remote

Published: 2008/02/04

Modified: 2011/12/06

Dependencies: 11153

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info