Policy - WebMod Gaming HTTP Server Detection

Low Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2659


The remote host is running software that should be authorized with respect to corporate policy.


The remote host is running WebMod. WebMod is a web server that is used in popular online games (such as Half-Life). WebMod is the administrative interface to the currently-running game. The existence of WebMod indicates that there is a game server currently serving up game scenarios.


Ensure that this sort of gaming is in alignment with corporate policies and guidelines.

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 2659

File Name: 2659.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2005/02/28

Modified: 2016/01/15

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low