This script is Copyright (C) 2001-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote POP server allows an attacker to determine whether
a given username exists or not.
The remote POP server allows an attacker to obtain a list
of valid logins on the remote host, thanks to a brute-force
If the user connects to this port and issues the commands :
the user will then get a different response whether the account
'someusername' exists or not.
None at this time.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.8
Nessus Plugin ID: 10681 ()
Bugtraq ID: 1787
CVE ID: CVE-2000-0960
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