Apache HTTP Server Error Page Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 111465
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Synopsis

The remote web server version can be obtained via a default error page.

Description

The remote host is running the Apache HTTP Server, an open source web server. It was possible to read the version number from an error page.

See Also

https://httpd.apache.org/

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 111465

File Name: apache_http_error_page_detect.nbin

Version: 1.24

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 7/31/2018

Updated: 4/20/2021

Dependencies: http_version.nasl

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apache:http_server

Required KB Items: Settings/ParanoidReport