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Microsoft Frontpage 'authors' exploits Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Searches for the existence of Microsoft Frontpage extensions
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote web server appears to be running with
Frontpage extensions and lets the file 'authors.pwd'
to be downloaded by everyone.
This is a security concern since this file contains
Solution : Contact Microsoft for a fix.
Threat Level: Medium
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