Websense Reporting Console Detection

medium Nessus Plugin ID 18177

Synopsis

A web application running on the remote host is leaking information.

Description

The remote host appears to be running Websense, and connections are allowed to the web reporting console. A remote attacker could use information gathered from this access to mount further attacks.

Solution

Filter incoming traffic to this port.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 18177

File Name: websense_detect.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 5/2/2005

Updated: 11/22/2019

Asset Inventory: true

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:websense:websense_web_security