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Oracle 9iAS access to SOAP documentation Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Tries to retrieve Oracle9iAS SOAP documentation
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
In a default installation of Oracle 9iAS, it is possible to
access SOAP documentation. These files might be useful for a possible hacker
to acertain what application server is being used.
Remove the 'soapdocs' alias from the Oracle 9iAS http.conf:
Alias /soapdocs/ $ORACLE_HOME/soap/docs/
Note that the default installation of Oracle 9iAS 22.214.171.124 does not
seem to suffer this issue.
Hackproofing Oracle Application Server from NGSSoftware:
available at http://www.nextgenss.com/papers/hpoas.pdf
Threat Level: Low
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