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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 does not
seem to suffer this issue.

More information:

Also read:
Hackproofing Oracle Application Server from NGSSoftware:
available at

Threat Level: Low

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