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Vulnerability Assessment Details

UltraVNC w/ DSM plugin detection

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Detect 12 pseudo-random bytes in banner (UltraVNC w/ DSM)

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

A remote control service is running on this port.

Description :

UltraVNC seems to be running on the remote port.

Upon connection, the remote service on this port always sends
the same 12 pseudo-random bytes.

It is probably UltraVNC with the DSM encryption test.
This test tunnels the RFB protocol into a RC4 encrypted
stream.

Solution :

If this service is not needed, disable 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 Michel Arboi

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