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Novell NetWare 6
Novell NetWare 5.1
Novell Distributed Print Services (NDPS)
You can see NDPS Broker stats at http://<ip_address>:8008/Broker
No authentication is required to view the Broker's statistics.
NetWare 6.5 does not have a problem. For NetWare 6 and NetWare 5.1, the next support packs for those OSes (NW6SP4/NW51SP7) will address this issue, if and when those support packs are released to the public.
The security risk is low, meaning sensitive data is not being presented to unauthenticated users. However, anyone can see if there is a Broker on this server, then name and context of the Broker object, and which Broker services, if any, are running.