Hydrogen Server Detection

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2815


The remote host has been compromised and is running a 'Backdoor' program.


The remote host is running Immunity's Hydrogen server. Hydrogen is a Backdoor/Trojan application that is often used by penetration-testing teams to backdoor a system that has been compromised.


Ensure that the instance of Hydrogen was actually installed by Security Team members while performing a sanctioned penetration test.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 2815

Family: Backdoors

Published: 2005/04/12

Modified: 2016/01/15

Nessus ID: 18039

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High