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Microsoft IIS 5.0 WebDAV Vulnerability

Author : Admin

WebDAV : Web distributed Authoring and Versioning is an extension to the Hyper Text Transfer Protocol ( HTTP ) that defines how basic file functions such copy, move, delete and create are performed by a computer using HTTP. So, WebDAV is extension in Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 5.0 which is default activated.


A vulnerability was found in Microsoft IIS 5.0, 5.1 and 6.0 with WebDAV extension is activated. With this vulnerabilty  allowing an attacker to gain access to locations which normally require authentication.

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19 June 2009 at 13:20 - Comments