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Network Chemistry Wireless Sensor Detection Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detects Wireless Sensor
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is a WSP100 802.11b Remote Sensor from
This device sniffs data flowing on the channels used
by 802.11b and forwards it to any host which 'subscribes'
to this device.
A possible hacker may use this device to sniff 802.11b networks
of the area it is deployed from across the planet.
Solution : filter incoming traffic to this host and make sure only
authorized hosts can connect to it.
Threat Level: Medium
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