Microsoft Windows AutoRuns Winsock Provider

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Synopsis :

Report Winsock providers extensions.

Description :

A Winsock provider is a type of Layered Service Provider (LSP) that
can be used to control protocols by inserting itself into the TCP/IP
stack. This can commonly be used to help filter web traffic, enable
QoS type services, or anything to hook network traffic controls.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?8092591c
http://www.nessus.org/u?2fb4f1d5

Solution :

n/a

Risk factor :

None

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 70630 ()

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