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Writesrv

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Detect writesrv

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

writesrv is running on this port
it is used to send messages
to users.
This service gives potential attackers information about who
is connected and who isn't, easing social engineering attacks for
example.

Solution: disable this service if you don't use it

Network Security Threat Level: Low

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: Copyright (C) 2003 Michel Arboi

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