Nmap Scanner Detection

Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3402

Synopsis

The remote host is performing a network scan using Nmap.

Description

The remote host is utilizing Nmap, an open-source network scanner capable of discovering listening services or open ports on remote systems.

Solution

Ensure that this tool is authorized according to corporate policies and guidelines.

See Also

https://nmap.org

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 3402

Family: Policy

Published: 2006/02/01

Modified: 2016/01/22

Dependencies: 3401

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:nmap:nmap