|Google Dork Description: "Microsoft-IIS/5.0 server at"||GHDB-ID: 353|
|Google Search: "Microsoft-IIS/5.0 server at"|
The version of a particular web server can be detected with a simple query like this one. Although the same thing can be accomplished by browsing the web site, this method offers another layer of anonymity. Armed with this information an attacker can plan an attack with more precision.