Nessus Scanner Detection

Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1159


The remote host is running client software which may be considered questionable.


The remote host is running the Nessus Vulnerability Scanner.


Ensure that the scanner is being used in a responsible and authorized manner.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 1159

Family: Policy

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/04

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:tenable:nessus