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List of printers is available through CUPS

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Obtains the list of printers on the remote host

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is running CUPS (Common Unix Printing System).

A possible hacker may connect to this port and browse /printers
to obtain the list of printers this host can access.

This is particulary useful as some attacks require a possible hacker
to provide a valid printer name.

Solution : Filter incoming traffic to this port
Network Security Threat Level: Low

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2003 Tenable Network Security

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