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Skype detection Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A Voice Over IP service is running on the remote port.
The remote host is running Skype, a peer-to-peer Voice Over IP application.
Due to the peer-to-peer nature of Skype, any user connecting to the Skype
network may consume a large amount of bandwith.
Make sure the use of this program is done in accordance with your corporate
If this service is not needed, disable it. Note that filtering this port will
not be sufficient, since this software can establish outgoing connections.
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