content:en_us:kb_3rdparty_security_metrics_web_server_no_404_error_code_check

Web Server No 404 Error Code Check

This entry from Security Metrics not a security risk but rather represents the inability for their scanner to recognize other messages than a simple 404 error. If you site has more elaborate return answers for a missing page, you will get this message.

ClearCenter response

Short response

Not a risk.

Long response

That this site does not conform to the scanner's expectation for 404 messages is not indicative of a security risk.

Resolution

No action required.

content/en_us/kb_3rdparty_security_metrics_web_server_no_404_error_code_check.txt · Last modified: 2015/01/29 16:57 (external edit)