Android Emulator ADB Port on Remote Host

High Nessus Plugin ID 66382


The remote host exposes the ADB control port of an Android emulator.


The remote host exposes the ADB (Android Debug Bridge) control port of an Android emulator allowing full, unauthenticated, root access to the emulated Android device.


Configure the firewall to prevent access to this port or configure the emulator software to listen on local interfaces only.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 66382

File Name: android_emulator_adb_detect.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: remote

Published: 2013/05/11

Updated: 2019/11/22

Dependencies: 17975

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:google:android