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The TFTP Client must not be installed on the system.


Finding ID Version Rule ID IA Controls Severity
V-253279 WN11-00-000120 SV-253279r828921_rule Medium
The "TFTP Client" is not installed by default. Some protocols and services do not support required security features, such as encrypting passwords or traffic.
Microsoft Windows 11 Security Technical Implementation Guide 2023-09-29


Check Text ( C-56732r828919_chk )
Verify TFTP Client has not been installed.

Navigate to the Windows\System32 directory.

If the "TFTP" application exists, this is a finding.
Fix Text (F-56682r828920_fix)
Uninstall "TFTP Client" from the system.

Run "Programs and Features".
Select "Turn Windows Features on or off".
De-select "TFTP Client".