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HTTP PUT Method Enabled

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HTTP PUT Method Enabled

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/20/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/20/2007
Modified
12/04/2013

Description

The Web server contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to upload arbitrary files by using the HTTP method 'PUT'. Existing files may be overwritten, resulting in a loss of integrity.

Solution(s)

  • disable-http-put-method-apache
  • disable-http-put-method-sunone

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