Family: Remote file access --> Category: attack
Apache < 2.0.44 file reading on Win32 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Requests /< and gets the output
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host appears to be running a version of
Apache for Windows which is older than 2.0.44
There is a flaw in this version which allow
a possible hacker to read files they should not have access
to, by appending special chars to them.
Solution : Upgrade to version 2.0.44
See also : http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/Announcement.html
Threat Level: High
Click HERE for more information and discussions on this network vulnerability scan.