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SMTP Server Detection

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
SMTP Server Detection

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

An SMTP server is listening on the remote port.

Description :

The remote host is running a mail (SMTP) server on this port.

Since SMTP servers are the targets of spammers, it is recommended you
disable it if you do not use it.

Solution :

Disable this service if you do not use it, or filter incoming traffic
to this port.

Network Security Threat Level:

None

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

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