Citrix GoToMyPC Detection

info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8792


The remote host is running GoToMyPC, a remote administration tool that allows access to a PC.


Citrix GoToMyPC is a remote control software service that enables the user to operate their computer from another computer, over the Internet. Additionally, mobile device applications are available to remotely control the computer running GoToMyPC. This software uses a backchannel (viewed as an outgoing connection by your firewall) to communicate with the vendor's computers which then broker a connection between the GoToMyPC client and the computer.



Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 8792

Published: 6/24/2015

Updated: 9/23/2016

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:citrix:gotomypc