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Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Searches for the existence of GateCrasher

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
GateCrasher is installed.

This backdoor permits anyone to
partially take the control of
the remote system.

A possible hacker may use it to steal your
password or prevent your from working

Solution : telnet to this host on port 6969,
then type 'gatecrasher
', without the quotes,
and press Enter. Then type 'uninstall
' and
press Enter, it will be uninstalled.

Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 1999 Renaud Deraison

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