PPTP Set-Link-Info - Setup of PPTP VPN Channel Detection

Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1170


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


The remote host has created a PPTP VPN connection. You should ensure that this sort of connection is authorized within existing company guidelines or policies.


Block port 1723 and ensure this connection is authorized.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 1170

Family: Generic

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2015/12/04

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info