mod_perl Apache::Status Info Disclosure

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote web server discloses information about its status.

Description :

It is possible to obtain an overview of the Perl interpreter embedded
in the remote Apache server. This overview includes information such
as loaded modules, Perl configuration, and settings of environment

Solution :

Ensure that access to Apache::Status / Apache2::Status is limited to
valid users / hosts or, if it's not needed, update Apache's
configuration file to disable use of this handler.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 36100 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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