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feeks01 PSI Scanning external (non-selectable) drives
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PSI is scanning external devices such as usb devices looking for targets. Is there any way to limit this to the extent that I wish to scan only the hard drive of the local machine.

I have checked the settings of PSI with C: defaulted and non-changeable.

The target matches are being found on devices not appearing in the settings dialogue

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Maurice Joyce RE: PSI Scanning external (non-selectable) drives
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No version of PSI is capable of searching anything except hard drives installed internally or by hard wiring.

https://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/persona...

If you are adamant that PSI is checking USB drives then you have found A MAJOR error not reported or noted before.

I would assemble your evidence & send it to Secunia as advised here:

http://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/personal...

EDIT:
This is a screen shot of a test scan I have just completed. You will note that all type 2 drives (USB) are skipped by default.

D Drive is my back up & I have excluded it.
E Drive is my DVD.

https://1ncuig.bn1.livefilestore.com/y2pofs20PlXUC...






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feeks01 RE: PSI Scanning external (non-selectable) drives
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Hi

Please accept my apologies you are correct
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Maurice Joyce RE: PSI Scanning external (non-selectable) drives
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Please to see you are now happy. Have a nice weekend.

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