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RE: HEAD request
From: "Ory Segal" <osegal () watchfire com>
Date: Mon, 11 Sep 2006 11:42:06 +0300

Hi,

Have you tried any other HTTP methods? did they work?

Usually, if an HTTP method is not allowed, you should receive an error
message (e.g. 403).

-Ory Segal
Watchfire ( http://www.watchfire.com )
  

-----Original Message-----
From: listbounce () securityfocus com [mailto:listbounce () securityfocus com]
On Behalf Of vijay shetti
Sent: Saturday, September 09, 2006 11:14 AM
To: pen-test () securityfocus com
Subject: HEAD request

Hello all!!!

I am doing assessment of a web server

When I issue HEAD request using nc I don't get any response from the
webserver and I get disconnected after some time.
What should i conclude from that?Does it mean that the administrator has
blocked HEAD requests?

regards,
Vijay

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