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LPRng malformed input Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for a vulnerable version of LPRng
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
LPRng seems to be running.
This daemon has a flaw (until version 3.6.24 at least) that would
let anyone to remotely execute arbitrary commands on the server.
*** Nessus could not remotely acertain with certainty that the
version of LPRng this machine is running is vulnerable or not.
Solution: Make sure that you are running version 3.6.25 or newer
and filter incoming connections to TCP port 515.
Threat Level: High
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