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selection service

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks the presence of a RPC service

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The selection RPC service is running.
This service has a security hole that could
permit a possible hacker to remotely sniff the data
selected from within a SunView session.

*** No security hole regarding this program has been tested,
*** so this might be a false positive.

Solution : We suggest that you disable this service.
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 1999 Renaud Deraison

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