AS/400 Agents show as disconnected when AS/400 server scanned by Nessus scanner

Document ID : KB000084784
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
Error Message :
Receive-Error: 3426 = A connection with a remote socket was reset by that socket.

AS/400 Agents show as disconnected when the AS/400 server is scanned by a Nessus scanner.

Complete error messages:

Error message in the Agent log when the Nessus Scanner runs:

 
0170224/184001.050 - Receive-Error: 3426 = A connection with a remote socket was reset by that socket.
20170224/184001.051 -          *0001                           |3426|
20170224/184001.051 - U02002040 Disconnected from '' (socket handle = '1').
20170224/184658.065 -          1|192.168.113.189:46090|
20170224/184658.066 - U02002002 Could not send a message to partner '*0001                           '. Error code '-1'.
20170224/184658.066 - Receive-Error: 3426 = A connection with a remote socket was reset by that socket.
20170224/184658.066 -          *0001                           |3426|
20170224/184658.066 - U02002040 Disconnected from '' (socket handle = '1').

The following error is written to the CP log file:
 
00003413 Socket call 'recv(33)' returned error code '10054'
An existing connection was forcibly closed by the remote host.
Environment:
OS: IBM AS/400
OS Version: N/A
Cause:
Cause type:
Defect
Root Cause: This issue has only been reported when running the Automation Engine version 11.2.1 with Nessus professional version 6.10.1.
Resolution:
Update to a fix version listed below or a newer version if available.

This issue has only been reported when running the Automation Engine version 11.2.1 with Nessus professional version 6.10.1.
 

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
Automation Engine 11.2.3 HF3 - Available
Additional Information:
Workaround :
N/A