Nikto Web Server Scanning Detection

info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 9085


The remote host is performing a web vulnerability scan using Nikto.


The remote host is performing a web application scan using Nikto, a popular open-source web vulnerability scanner.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 9085

Family: Policy

Published: 2/19/2016

Updated: 2/19/2016

Dependencies: 9084

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info