Netstat Active Connections

info Nessus Plugin ID 58651


Active connections are enumerated via the 'netstat' command.


This plugin runs 'netstat' on the remote machine to enumerate all active 'ESTABLISHED' or 'LISTENING' tcp/udp connections.

Note: The output for this plugin can be very long, and is not shown by default. To display it, enable verbose reporting in scan settings.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 58651

File Name: netstat_active_connections.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Misc.

Published: 4/10/2012

Updated: 6/29/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus