News Server (NNTP) Information Disclosure

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Synopsis :

Information about the remote NNTP server can be collected.

Description :

By probing the remote NNTP server, Nessus is able to collect
information about it, such as whether it allows remote connections,
the number of newsgroups, etc.

Solution :

Disable this server if it is not used.

Risk factor :

None

Family: General

Nessus Plugin ID: 11033 ()

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