BitTorrent P2P Server Detection
Low Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2578
SynopsisThe remote host is running client software that may be considered questionable.
DescriptionThe remote host is running a BitTorrent Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Server. BitTorrent is a protocol for exchanging files in a P2P file sharing network. The BitTorrent Server is a system that is offering files for download from BitTorrent Clients.
SolutionEnsure that the trading of files over a Peer-to-Peer network is within corporate guidelines and Acceptable Use Policies. You should further ensure that the BitTorrent Server is not trafficking any confidential or copyrighted materials.