CVS Entries Detected

Medium Web Application Scanning Plugin ID 98671

Synopsis

CVS Entries Detected

Description

The web server on the remote host allows read access to files within a 'CVS' directory exposing files tracked inside. This potential flaw can be used to access content from the web server that might otherwise be private.

Solution

Restrict access to the CVS directory or remove it.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 98671

Type: remote

Published: 2019/08/09

Updated: 2019/08/09

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

Reference Information

CWE: 538

WASC: Predictable Resource Location

OWASP: 2017-A6, 2013-A5, 2010-A6