SSDP Server Detection

Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 9896


The remote host is advertising services via SSDP.


Simple Service Discovery Protocol (SSDP) is a network protocol used for advertisement and discovery of network services. SSDP is the basis of Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) and is intended for use in residential or small office environments.


Ensure that such services are allowed by corporate policies and guidelines.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 9896

File Name: 9896.prm

Family: Generic

Published: 2017/01/25

Modified: 2017/04/04

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info