Gnutella Root Directory Misconfiguration

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Synopsis :

The remote host is running a P2P application that is misconfigured.

Description :

The remote host is running the Gnutella servent service.

It seems that the root directory of the remote host is visible through
this service. Confidential files might be exported.

Solution :

Disable this Gnutella servent or configure it correctly.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N)

Family: Peer-To-Peer File Sharing

Nessus Plugin ID: 11716 (gnutella_export.nasl)

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