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The remote host is infected by the Zotob Worm Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Connects to port 8888
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A Microsoft Windows shell is running on port 8888. This may indicate an
infection by the Zotob worm, although other worms may also create a shell
on this port.
The remote host has been compromised.
Solution : Reinstall the remote host
See also : http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data/w32.zotob.a.html
Threat Level: High
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