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Apache Optionsbleed Scanner

This module scans for the Apache optionsbleed vulnerability where the Allow response header returned from an OPTIONS request may bleed memory if the server has a .htaccess file with an invalid Limit method defined.

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Module Name



  • Hanno Böck
  • h00die




Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use auxiliary/scanner/http/apache_optionsbleed msf auxiliary(apache_optionsbleed) > show actions ...actions... msf auxiliary(apache_optionsbleed) > set ACTION <action-name> msf auxiliary(apache_optionsbleed) > show options and set options... msf auxiliary(apache_optionsbleed) > run

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