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Category:Useless services
Title:The rlogin service is running
Summary:This remote host is running a rlogin service.
This remote host is running a rlogin service.

Vulnerability Insight:
rlogin has several serious security problems,

- all information, including passwords, is transmitted unencrypted.

- .rlogin (or .rhosts) file is easy to misuse (potentially allowing
anyone to login without a password)

Disable the rlogin service and use alternatives like SSH instead.

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CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-1999-0651
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