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Web Attack: Malicious Scan Request

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.


This signature detects vulnerability scan attempts.

Additional Information

Specific HTTP requests from scanning tool to determine whether the application running on the server is vulnerable.


  • Various OS platforms, Softwares.


  • Twitter
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  • Google+
  • YouTube