Web Server Directory Enumeration

info Nessus Plugin ID 11032
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It is possible to enumerate directories on the web server.


This plugin attempts to determine the presence of various common directories on the remote web server. By sending a request for a directory, the web server response code indicates if it is a valid directory or not.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 11032

File Name: DDI_Directory_Scanner.nasl

Version: 1.114

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 6/26/2002

Updated: 8/17/2021

Dependencies: find_service1.nasl, httpver.nasl, http_login.nasl, embedded_web_server_detect.nasl, waf_detection.nbin, broken_web_server.nasl

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