Microsoft FrontPage Unpassworded Installation

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote web server is configured insecurely.

Description :

The remote web server appears to have FrontPage Extensions installed
with incorrectly set permissions. A remote attacker could exploit
this to modify web pages on the server.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?da14142c

Solution :

If FrontPage is being used to administer the website, tighten the
permissions. If not, remove the _vti_* directories and _vti_inf.html.
Refer to the advisory for more information.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 11455 (frontpage_passwordless.nasl)

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