Browsing to http://localhost:83 will give error 501/505 to avoid uninvited guests, you must request http://localhost:83/index.html to load the page.
And on a unix box, browsing to http://localhost:83/../../../../etc/passwd will give you your password file. Cool!

-- Randal L. Schwartz, Perl hacker
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In reply to •Re: Serve local perl docs with HTTP::Daemon by merlyn
in thread Serve local perl docs with HTTP::Daemon by elwarren

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