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|Originally Published: Wednesday, 10 May 2000||Author: Alexander Reelsen|
|Published to: news_enhance_security/Security News||Page: 1/1 - [Printable]|
The trouble with redirects
The Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) has a redirect mechanism, which can be abused and exploited in different ways, for example you can delete an entire web site with certain conditions.