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List of printers is available through CUPS Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Obtains the list of printers on the remote host
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is running CUPS (Common Unix Printing System).
A possible hacker may connect to this port and browse /printers
to obtain the list of printers this host can access.
This is particulary useful as some attacks require a possible hacker
to provide a valid printer name.
Solution : Filter incoming traffic to this port
Threat Level: Low
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