CVS pserver Detection

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

A CVS pserver is listening on the remote port.

Description :

Concurrent Versions System (CVS), an open source versioning system,
is running on the remote port. The CVS server can be accessed either
using third-party tools (e.g., RSH or SSH) or via the 'pserver'
protocol, which is unencrypted.

Solution :

Use CVS on top of RSH or SSH if possible.

Risk factor :


Family: Service detection

Nessus Plugin ID: 10051 (cvs_detect.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:


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