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From Rainer Sokoll <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] PROPFIND record in access_log of apache2 under windows
Date Mon, 12 Jun 2006 09:04:42 GMT
On Mon, Jun 12, 2006 at 10:52:09AM +0200, Francisco Ruiz IbaƱez wrote:
> Hi all,
> 	Last weekend, I've seen in my access_log many records like:
>  "x.x.x.x - - [11/Jun/2006:00:09:14 +0200] "PROPFIND /pub/ HTTP/1.1" 405 325
> "-" "Microsoft-WebDAV-MiniRedir/5.1.2600"
> 	This is in apache2 under windows:
> 	What does it mean? is it a malicious action like denial of service?

Most probably not, if x.x.x.x belongs to your LAN.
Background: If a windows box mounts a share (/pub/, in your case), it
thinks that there might be a WebDAV share also.
Stupid behaviour.


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