File Transfer (P2P) Detection

Info Nessus Plugin ID 31660


A file transfer service is listening on the remote host.


The remote service is File Transfer, a peer-to-peer file transfer tool.

Note that, as of version 1.2f at least, the application has no support for authenticating access so anyone who can access the port can potentially retrieve or upload files.


Make sure use of this program fits with your corporate security policy.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 31660

File Name: file_transfer_detect.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: remote

Published: 2008/03/26

Modified: 2011/03/11

Dependencies: 11153

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info