WEB_MISC robot.txt access

 

Code: p1437

Severity: Warning

 

Description: This event is generated when a client is requesting the file "robot.txt" from a web server.

Impact: Information Disclosure. This file may contain data that could provide an attacker with information that could assist in an attack on the server.

Corrective: Ensure that your "robot.txt" file, if you need one, does not contain any sensitive data.