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RE: HEAD request
From: "Ory Segal" <osegal () watchfire com>
Date: Mon, 11 Sep 2006 18:20:48 +0300

Hi,

If you need some tools to help you with creating HTTP(S) requests
easily, you may want to check out the Watchfire PowerTools, they are
free:

http://www.watchfire.com/products/appscan/powertools.aspx

Specifically, the HTTP Request Editor and HTTP Proxy may be very useful
in your case.

Good Luck,
-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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