Symantec pcAnywhere Unsupported

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Synopsis :

The remote host has an unsupported version of a remote access
application installed.

Description :

According to its version, the installation of Symantec pcAnywhere on
the remote host is no longer supported.

Lack of support implies that no new security patches for the product
will be released by the vendor. As a result, it is likely to contain
security vulnerabilities.

See also :

https://support.symantec.com/en_US/article.HOWTO98455.html
http://www.symantec.com/connect/blogs/pcanywhere-eol
https://support.symantec.com/en_US/defaultProductLanding.52418.html

Solution :

Upgrade to a version of pcAnywhere that is currently supported.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 57859 ()

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