Web Server Office File Inventory

info Nessus Plugin ID 11419
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Synopsis

The remote web server hosts office-related files.

Description

This plugin connects to the remote web server and attempts to find office-related files such as .doc, .ppt, .xls, .pdf etc.

Solution

Make sure that such files do not contain any confidential or otherwise sensitive information and that they are only accessible to those with valid credentials.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 11419

File Name: office_files.nasl

Version: 1.28

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 3/19/2003

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: http_version.nasl, find_service1.nasl, httpver.nasl, webmirror.nasl, no404.nasl

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:office