DNS TCP Connection Detection

Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 7174


The remote host is a DNS client.


The remote host is a DNS client utilizing TCP. This can be an indicator of malicious activity.


Manually inspect the machine

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 7174

Version: 1.0

Family: Policy

Published: 2015/08/12

Updated: 2018/08/16

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info