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PPTP Detection Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Connects to port 1723 to determine if a PPTP server is listening
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A VPN server is listening on the remote port.
The remote host is running a PPTP (Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol)
server. It allows users to set up a tunnel between their host and the
network the remote host is attached to.
Make sure the use of this software is done in accordance with your
corporate security policy.
Disable this software if you do not use it
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