HTTP GET Without 'Referer' Request Header Detection

Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8997

Synopsis

A GET request was observed from this host which has an invalid or null 'Referer:' field.

Description

The remote host has been observed issuing an HTTP GET request containing the 'Referer:' request header that was incomplete or null.

Solution

N/A

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 8997

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2015/10/30

Modified: 2015/11/06

Dependencies: 5266, 8314

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info