Microsoft IIS/PWS %2e Request ASP Source Disclosure

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 10363


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


It is possible to get the source code of a remote ASP script by appending '%2e' to the end of the request. ASP source code usually contains sensitive information such as logins and passwords.


Unknown at this time.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 10363

File Name: asp_source_dot.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.33 $

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2000/04/10

Modified: 2015/09/24

Dependencies: 11919, 10107, 67257, 17975

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: www/ASP

Exploited by Nessus: true

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1997/03/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-1999-0253

BID: 1814

OSVDB: 277