BitTorrent Client Protocol Detection

Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3920

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is running a BitTorrent client. BitTorrent is a client application that allows users to quickly download files from multiple locations.

Solution

Ensure that BitTorrent is allowed with respect to corporate policies and guidelines.

See Also

http://www.bittorrent.com

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 3920

Published: 2007/02/19

Modified: 2016/01/15

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:bittorrent:bittorrent