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Re: HEAD request
From: "Mike Klingler" <whitehatguru () gmail com>
Date: Mon, 11 Sep 2006 12:01:06 -0500

If you are unsure of how to format the request properly, just use curl
-I  (capital i)
That will give you the headers for any given request.  Quite useful
and a lot easy to remember than the format of a request.

On 9/11/06, StyleWar <stylewar () cox net> wrote:
I doubt it...Tell us exactly what steps you're using to issue the request...
maybe that will help.

-

StyleWar

"Happiness makes up for in height, what it lacks in length"

> -----Original Message-----
> From: listbounce () securityfocus com
> [mailto:listbounce () securityfocus com] On Behalf Of vijay shetti
> Sent: Saturday, September 09, 2006 3:14 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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