HTTP Server Authentication Failed

Info Web Application Scanning Plugin ID 98026


HTTP Server Authentication Failed


This plugin is raised when the scanner has not been able to authenticate against the web server to access pages protected by HTTP server authentication. Check the output of the plugin to get an explanation of the issue encountered by the scan.


Verify the username and password to be used and edit the scan policy to update HTTP server authentication credentials.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 98026

File Name: was_http_server_authentication_failed.nasl

Type: remote

Published: 2018/02/08

Modified: 2018/02/08

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Informational