Tenable PVS Proxy Detection
Info Nessus Plugin ID 46212
SynopsisA proxy service is listening on this port.
DescriptionThe remote service appears to be a Tenable Network Security proxy for either the Tenable Passive Vulnerability Scanner (PVS) or the Tenable Security Center 3 proxy.
PVS monitors network traffic in real-time, detecting server and client vulnerabilities, and a PVS proxy is used by Tenable's SecurityCenter 4 to transfer report data between a PVS sensor and a SecurityCenter console.
The Security Center 3 proxy is for legacy communication requirements.
SolutionLimit incoming traffic to this port if desired.