Java Debug Wire Protocol Detection
High Nessus Plugin ID 58400
SynopsisA debugger service is running on the remote host.
DescriptionA Java Debug Wire Protocol (JDWP) server was detected on the remote host. This is a network protocol that allows debugging of a remote Java virtual machine. Authentication is not required to access this service. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could connect to this service and execute arbitrary Java code.
Depending on the application being debugged, it is possible that this service will stop running after it has been detected by Nessus. As such, this plugin only runs if 'Safe checks' have been disabled.
SolutionFilter incoming traffic to this port or disable this service.