Header Vary: Accept-Encoding - security risk ?
nginx-forum at nginx.us
Wed May 28 21:20:54 UTC 2014
I have enabled gzip with
to satisfy incoming HTTP 1.0 requests.
In a very similiar setup which got OWASP-evaluated, I read this - marked as
"The web server sent a Vary header, which indicates that server-driven
negotiation was done to determine which content should be delivered. This
may indicate that different content is available based on the headers in the
IMHO this is a false positive ...
This is what I send:
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Date: Tue, 27 May 2014 17:55:23 GMT
Content-Type: text/html; charset=utf-8
What do you think ?
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