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Netscape Administration Server admin password

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Reads admpw

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The file /admin-serv/config/admpw is readable.

This file contains the encrypted password for the Netscape
administration server. Although it is encrypted, a possible hacker
may attempt to crack it by brute force.

Solution : Remove read access permissions for this file and/or stop
the Netscape administration server.

Network Security Threat Level: Medium

Networks Security ID: 1579

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2000 Renaud Deraison

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