The target website returns the
X-Powered-By header and version information of this website. By
exposing these values, attackers may attempt to identify if the target software is vulnerable to known
vulnerabilities, or catalog known sites running particular versions to exploit in the future when a
vulnerability is identified in the particular version.
We recommend that the version information be removed from the
For PHP based web sites, set the
expose_php option to
off in the
php.ini configuration file.
For all other server types, please consult your product’s documentation on how to redact the version
information from the