Difference between revisions of "Testing for WS HTTP GET parameters/REST attacks (OWASP-WS-005)"

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'''HTTP GET parameters.'''  
 
'''HTTP GET parameters.'''  
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Many XML applications are invoked by passing them parameters using HTTP GET queries  
 
Many XML applications are invoked by passing them parameters using HTTP GET queries  
 
Example:  
 
Example:  
The HTTP request with query string /viewDetail=detail-10293, the HTTP GET parameter is detail-10293).  
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The HTTP request with query string /viewDetail=detail-10293, the HTTP GET parameter is detail- 10293).  
These are sometimes known as “REST-style" Web Services. These Web Services can be attacked by passing malicious content on the HTTP GET string (e.g. Extra long parameters (2048 chars), SQL statements/injection or OS Injection parameters).
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These are sometimes known as “REST-style" Web Services. These Web Services can be attacked by passing malicious content on the HTTP GET string (e.g. Extra long parameters (2048 chars), SQL statements/injection or OS Injection parameters).

Revision as of 05:30, 26 October 2006

HTTP GET parameters.


Many XML applications are invoked by passing them parameters using HTTP GET queries Example: The HTTP request with query string /viewDetail=detail-10293, the HTTP GET parameter is detail- 10293). These are sometimes known as “REST-style" Web Services. These Web Services can be attacked by passing malicious content on the HTTP GET string (e.g. Extra long parameters (2048 chars), SQL statements/injection or OS Injection parameters).