Intrusion Prevention

Nmap.Script.Scanner

Description

This indicates detection of an attempted scan from Nmap scripting engine scanner.
Nmap scripting engine is used to probe computer networks to see which ports or services are available. An attacker may utilize Nmap scripting engine to identify what services the target system is running and perform further attacks based on its findings.

Affected Products

All web servers

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Monitor the traffic from the network for any suspicious activity.