Vulnerability Details

Nmap NSE net: x11-access

Published: 2011-06-01 14:32:46

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:N

Detection Type:
remote_analysis

Summary:
Checks if you're allowed to connect to the X server. If the X server is listening on TCP port 6000+n (where n is the display number), it is possible to check if you're able to get connected to the remote display by sending a X11 initial connection request. In reply, the success byte (0x00 or 0x01) will determine if you are in the 'xhost +' list. In this case, script will display the message:'X server access is granted'.

Severity
Detection Plugin
CVSS Score
0.0
Published
2011-06-01
Modified
2018-09-21
Category
Nmap NSE net

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