HTTP 'POST' Method Detection

info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5696
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The HTTP 'POST' method has been detected.


The remote host has been observed issuing an HTTP 'POST' request.



Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 5696

Family: Web Clients

Published: 8/18/2004

Updated: 6/1/2015

Dependencies: 8167