| Open a command prompt window. |
Navigate to the “bin” directory (in many cases this may be [Drive Letter]:\[directory path]\Apache Group\Apache2\bin>).
Enter the following command and press Enter: httpd –l. This will provide a list of the loaded modules.
Open the httpd.conf file and search for any uncommented LoadModule directives. Any uncommented LoadModule directive statements are loading the respective module.
User the findings from both procedures above and discuss with the web administrator why each module is required for operation. If any module is not required for operation, this is a finding.
Note: The following modules do not need to be discussed: core_module, win32_module, mpm_winnt_module, http_module, so_module.