RIP Router Version 1 Detection

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1154


The remote host is running an inherently insecure protocol or application.


The remote host is running with Routing Information Protocol (RIP) version 1 enabled, an inherently insecure protocol. It is probably a router.


Either upgrade the protocol version of RIP, or use another routing protocol.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1154

File Name: 1154.prm

Family: Generic

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/15

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium