This script is Copyright (C) 1999-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote service is prone to information disclosure.
The remote host is running a 'finger' service that suffers from an
information disclosure vulnerability. Specifically, it allows an
unauthenticated attacker to display a list of accounts on the remote
host that have never been used. This list can help an attacker to
guess the operating system type and also focus his attacks.
Filter access to this port, upgrade the finger server, or disable it
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Nessus Plugin ID: 10069 (finger_0.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-1999-0197
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