WEB_FRONTPAGE orders.txt access

 

Code: p1078

Severity: Warning

 

Description: This event is generated when an attempt is made to exploit a known vulnerability in a web server running Microsoft FrontPage Server Extensions.

Impact: Information gathering and system integrity compromise. Possible unauthorized administrative access to the server or application. Possible execution of arbitrary code of the attackers choosing in some cases. Denial of Service is possible.

Corrective: Ensure the system is using an up to date version of the software and has had all vendor supplied patches applied.