Family: Denial of Service --> Category: destructive_attack
AppSocket DoS Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Too many AppSocket connections
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
It seems that it is possible to lock out your printer from the
network by opening a few connections and keeping them open.
** Note that the AppSocket protocol is so crude that Nessus
** cannot check if it is really running behind this port.
Solution : Change your settings or firewall your printer
Threat Level: Low
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