From: WEB400 [mailto:web400-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Pete
Sent: Wednesday, August 22, 2018 10:42 AM
To: Web Enabling the IBM i (AS/400 and iSeries)
Subject: Re: [WEB400] .htaccess, CVE-2000-0234 and Zend
I haven't seen this on my own servers. Maybe this could help:
Not sure why your .htaccess files would be "readable"...seems unusual to
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On 8/22/2018 7:46 AM, Rob Berendt wrote:
We recently installed Zend on a system. Since then we are gettingso-t
dinged on a Qualys security scan.
.htaccess contains authentication information.
Unauthorized users can gather authentication information from this file.
Change the Apache configuration so the .htaccess file cannot be
accessed via the Internet.
Description: Cobalt RaQ 2.0/3.0 - Apache .htaccess Disclosure - The
Exploit-DB Ref : 19828
GET /.htaccess HTTP/1.1
I see .htaccess in two directories:
How does one: "Change the Apache configuration so the .htaccess file
cannot be accessed via the Internet."?
I tried googling that but all I found were descriptions of the
benefits and risks of using .htaccess file.
The first google hit should have been the "end all, be all" as it was
a qualys hit:
4 However I could not find the answer in the link offered. Then
again, it may have shot right over my head since I'm not even up to
the beginner level in apache configuration.
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