Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Peer-To-Peer File Sharing >> Detect the presence of Napster


Vulnerability Assessment Details

Detect the presence of Napster

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Detect the presence of Napster

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Napster is running on a remote computer.
Napster is used to share MP3 across the network, and can
be misused (by modifying the three first bytes of a target
file) to transfer any file off a remote site.

Solution : filter this port if you do not want your network
users to exchange MP3 files or if you fear
that Napster may be used to transfer any non-mp3 file

Network Security Threat Level: Low

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2000 Beyond Security

Cables, Connectors

32GB (8x 4GB) Kit 2Rx4 DDR2 PC2-6400U 800MHz 240Pin AMD Desktop RAM For Samsung
$59.99
32GB (8x 4GB) Kit 2Rx4 DDR2 PC2-6400U 800MHz 240Pin AMD Desktop RAM For Samsung picture16GB Kit 4x 4GB DDR2 PC2-6400U 800MHz 240Pin AMD Memory Desktop RAM For Samsung
$31.99
16GB Kit 4x 4GB DDR2 PC2-6400U 800MHz 240Pin AMD Memory Desktop RAM For Samsung pictureKingston KCP316NS8/4 Memory Module 4GB DDR3 SDRAM 1600MHz New
$5.0
Kingston KCP316NS8/4 Memory Module 4GB DDR3 SDRAM 1600MHz New picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.