POP Server Detection

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

A POP server is listening on the remote port.

Description :

The remote host is running a server that understands the Post Office
Protocol (POP), used by email clients to retrieve messages from a
server, possibly across a network link.

See also :

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Post_Office_Protocol

Solution :

Disable this service if you do not use it.

Risk factor :

None

Family: Service detection

Nessus Plugin ID: 10185 ()

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