launch.yahoo.com Streaming Client Detection (deprecated)
Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2525
SynopsisThe remote client is streaming video or audio from the Yahoo Launch servers.
DescriptionThe remote client is streaming video or audio from the Yahoo Launch servers. Yahoo Launch is a service that allows Yahoo users to download and view videos and songs from a variety of artists. This can potentially impact performance of bandwidth and user productivity.
SolutionEnsure that this activity is sanctioned by policy and guidelines regarding acceptable network usage.