Microsoft IIS 5.0 PROPFIND Remote DoS
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1703
SynopsisThe remote IIS web server has PROPFIND enabled.
DescriptionThe remote IIS web server has PROPFIND enabled. There is at least one exploit which utilizes the PROPFIND vector in order to compromise IIS web servers.
SolutionUse URLSCAN to disable PROPFIND requests. In addition, ensure that your system has installed all relevant IIS patches.