Re: Server Anonymization

From: Heath Higgins (heathhiggins@hotmail.com)
Date: 10/16/02


From: "Heath Higgins" <heathhiggins@hotmail.com>
Date: Wed, 16 Oct 2002 10:27:20 -0400


Excellent article!!!!.

Thanks Chris

"Chris Neppes" <cneppes@port80software.com> wrote in message
news:9b85faab.0210151602.69baba70@posting.google.com...
> Masking your server headers is only the first step towards making your
> server anonymous. There is a comprehensive article on server
> anonymization at www.port80software.com/support/art_anonymize.asp.
>
> - Chris
>
>
>
>
> "Karl Levinson [x y] \(MVP\)" <levinson_k@excite.com> wrote in message
news:<emVwW8GdCHA.2392@tkmsftngp08>...
> > Correct... though according to the documentation you might need to use
> > RemoveServerHeader=1 instead of 0
> >
> > PS don't think that this will give you a lot of security. Worms and
many
> > hackers don't bother to check whether you're running Windows before
> > attacking, and they can still get your Windows version using other tools
> > like nmap, queso, etc. to analyze the format of the IP packets from your
> > server.
> >
> >
> > "BB" <Bernard_at_3exp.com> wrote in message
> > news:u44QSFFdCHA.1864@tkmsftngp11...
> > > You can try Urlscan
> > > Refer
> > > HOW TO: Configure the URLScan Tool
> > >
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;Q326444&gssnb=1
> > > using this parameter - RemoveServerHeader=0
> > >
> > > Rgds.
> > >
> > > "Heath Higgins" <heathhiggins@hotmail.com> wrote in message
> > > news:OBonF8EdCHA.1692@tkmsftngp09...
> > > > Hello,
> > > >
> > > > How do I hide the fact that I am running an IIS web server? I know
there
> > is
> > > > commercial software called servermask, but I would like to find a
> > cheaper
> > > > solution. Any ideas?
> > > >
> > > > Thanks
> > > > Heath
> > > >
> > > >
> > >