This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
This plugin determines which HTTP methods are allowed on various CGI
By calling the OPTIONS method, it is possible to determine which HTTP
methods are allowed on each directory.
As this list may be incomplete, the plugin also tests - if 'Thorough
tests' are enabled or 'Enable web applications tests' is set to 'yes'
in the scan policy - various known HTTP methods on each directory and
considers them as unsupported if it receives a response code of 400,
403, 405, or 501.
Note that the plugin output is only informational and does not
necessarily indicate the presence of any security vulnerabilities.
Risk factor :
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