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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Direct Connect hub detection
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote host contains a peer-to-peer filesharing application.
A Direct Connect 'hub' (or server) is running on this port. Direct
Connect is a protocol used for peer-to-peer file-sharing as well as
chat, and a hub routes communications among peers. While any type of
file may be shared, Direct Connect hubs often handle movies, images,
music files, and games, which may not be suitable for use in a
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Make sure use of this program is in accordance with your corporate
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Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 David Maciejak
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