This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote host is running a Web Server that is affected by a denial
of service vulnerability.
It was possible to freeze or reboot Windows by reading a MS/DOS device
through HTTP, using a file name like CON\CON, AUX.htm, or AUX. An
attacker could exploit this flaw to deny service to the affected
See also :
Contact your vendor for fixes.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Web Servers
Nessus Plugin ID: 10930 (http_w98_devname_dos.nasl)
Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & moreBuy Nessus Professional Now