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/scripts directory browsable

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Is /scripts/ listable ?

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The /scripts directory is browsable.
This gives a possible hacker valuable information about
which default scripts you have installed and also whether
there are any custom scripts present which may have vulnerabilities.

Solution : Disable directory browsing using the IIS MMC.

Network Security Threat Level: Medium

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 1999 Renaud Deraison

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