OpenVAS Scanner Detection

Info Nessus Plugin ID 56823


An OpenVAS service is listening on the remote port.


An OpenVAS Scanner daemon is listening on the remote port. This is the component of OpenVAS that performs security scans and / or audits.


Disable this service if you do not use it.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 56823

File Name: openvas_scanner_detect.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: remote

Published: 2011/12/02

Modified: 2011/12/02

Dependencies: 11153

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info