Microsoft Office .xls File Detection

info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3822
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.


The remote web server is hosting .xls files.


The remote web server is hosting .xls files.
The webmaster should make sure that these files contain no confidential data.



Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 3822

Family: Data Leakage

Published: 11/29/2006

Updated: 6/1/2015

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 11419