Netstat Connection Information

info Nessus Plugin ID 64582
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Nessus was able to parse the results of the 'netstat' command on the remote host.


The remote host has listening ports or established connections that Nessus was able to extract from the results of the 'netstat' command.

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: 64582

File Name: netstat_parse.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Family: General

Published: 2/13/2013

Updated: 9/16/2021

Dependencies: netstat_portscan.nasl, wmi_netstat.nbin

Vulnerability Information