Trojan/Backdoor - GateCrasher Detection

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1912


The remote host has a backdoor installed.


GateCrasher is installed. This backdoor allows anyone to partially take the control of the remote system. An attacker may use it to steal your password or prevent your system from working properly.


Telnet to this host on port 6969, then type 'gatecrasher;', without the quotes, and press Enter. Then type 'uninstall;' and press Enter, it will be uninstalled. Manually inspect and repair this system

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 1912

File Name: 1912.prm

Family: Backdoors

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/15

Nessus ID: 10093

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High