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Old 04-07-2016, 04:33 PM   #1
cellranking
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Angry Appache ETag header issue


vulnerability scan found ETag header providing sensitive information.


I went to /etc/httpd/conf
and edited the httpd.conf file with the following on last line

Header unset Etag
FileETag none

Restart Apache

will fix the problems? Please help new in apache

thank you
 
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Originally Posted by cellranking View Post
vulnerability scan found ETag header providing sensitive information.


I went to /etc/httpd/conf
and edited the httpd.conf file with the following on last line

Header unset Etag
FileETag none

Restart Apache

will fix the problems? Please help new in apache

thank you
Yes, with the above in httpd.conf, apache will stop sending the ETag header.
 
  


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