Solved

Mysterious Directory on Web Server

Posted on 2013-12-29
7
253 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-30
I found a wierd directory structure on my web server.  Picture attached.  Could this be malicious or is it likely something that was put there by the web host?
mysterious-directory.docx
0
Comment
Question by:Bob Schneider
  • 4
  • 3
7 Comments
 
LVL 57

Assisted Solution

by:giltjr
giltjr earned 500 total points
ID: 39745263
Its part of ASP.NET.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Bob Schneider
ID: 39745266
Just uploaded it.  Let me know if it is not there...
0
 
LVL 57

Assisted Solution

by:giltjr
giltjr earned 500 total points
ID: 39745274
Is there now.  I think I saw this question just as you posted it.

That is part of  Smart Navigation.
0
Get up to 2TB FREE CLOUD per backup license!

An exclusive Black Friday offer just for Expert Exchange audience! Buy any of our top-rated backup solutions & get up to 2TB free cloud per system! Perform local & cloud backup in the same step, and restore instantly—anytime, anywhere. Grab this deal now before it disappears!

 

Author Comment

by:Bob Schneider
ID: 39745286
What is smart navigation?
0
 
LVL 57

Assisted Solution

by:giltjr
giltjr earned 500 total points
ID: 39745290
0
 

Author Comment

by:Bob Schneider
ID: 39745433
I am puzzled as to how it made its way on my server?
0
 
LVL 57

Accepted Solution

by:
giltjr earned 500 total points
ID: 39745441
Is this a new install?  
What version of ASP.NET did you install?  
What version if IIS do you have?
Did you install anything that may have came with ASP.NET?

What is the create date on the folders?
0

Featured Post

How to run any project with ease

Manage projects of all sizes how you want. Great for personal to-do lists, project milestones, team priorities and launch plans.
- Combine task lists, docs, spreadsheets, and chat in one
- View and edit from mobile/offline
- Cut down on emails

Join & Write a Comment

When it comes to showing a 404 error page to your visitors, you do not want that generic page to show, and you especially do not want your hosting provider’s ad error page to show either. In this article, I will show you how to enable the custom 40…
A safe way to clean winsxs folder from your windows server 2008 R2 editions
This tutorial will walk an individual through locating and launching the BEUtility application to properly change the service account username and\or password in situation where it may be necessary or where the password has been inadvertently change…
This tutorial will walk an individual through the steps necessary to install and configure the Windows Server Backup Utility. Directly connect an external storage device such as a USB drive, or CD\DVD burner: If the device is a USB drive, ensure i…

758 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

20 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now