mod_perl for Apache HTTP Server /perl/ Directory Listing

This script is Copyright (C) 2000-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by an information
disclosure vulnerability.

Description :

The /perl directory is browsable.
This will show you the name of the installed common perl scripts and
those that are written by the webmaster and thus may be exploitable.

Solution :

Make the /perl non-browsable (in httpd.conf or mod_perl.conf)

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 10511 ()

Bugtraq ID: 1678

CVE ID: CVE-2000-0883