FTP Server Zipped .doc File Detection
Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4038
SynopsisThe remote FTP server is hosting compressed (zipped) archives that contain .doc files.
DescriptionThe remote FTP server is hosting compressed (zipped) archives that contain .doc files. As an example, consider the indicated file that is a part of a .zip archive and was just downloaded by a remote FTP client.
Distributing files over FTP is a common way of distributing information; however, efforts should be taken to ensure that the hosted files do not contain confidential information.