Web Application Security
Re: Directory Scanner Feb 09 2012 12:36PM
Vedantam Sekhar (vedantamsekhar gmail com)
Hi,

Probably you can implement authentication to these pages, if you want
specific users can access these pages.
or probably, you can block the IP for specific time period after un
successfull requests to non-eisting files.

Thanks,

Sekhar

On Tue, Feb 7, 2012 at 11:19 PM, Thugzclub Thugzclub
<thugzclub (at) googlemail (dot) com [email concealed]> wrote:
> A question:
>
> Given a website URL like the below :
>
> http://www.companywebsite.com/resources/resources/whitepapers/document_1
_wp.pdf
> http://www.companywebsite.com/resources/resources/whitepapers/document_a
rbinatryname__wp.pdf
>
> How can I protect somebody from enumerating the list of file on this
> "whitepapers" directory ?  What tool can I use to make sure that I am
> adequately protected against this ?
> Cheers
>
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