Web Application Tests Settings

info Nessus Plugin ID 39471
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.


HTTP audit options.


This script sets options for generic web tests. It does not perform any test by itself.

Several scripts use the options set here to test web applications, look for cross-site scripting attacks, SQL injection, etc. in CGIs.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 39471

File Name: web_app_test_settings.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.10

Type: settings

Family: Settings

Published: 6/19/2009

Updated: 9/21/2011

Dependencies: global_settings.nasl, ping_host.nasl