Excessive Redirects Causing Sensitive Data Leakage

Anandhu Krishnan
Published on
14 May 2024


A “Big Redirect Detected” indicates that a web application is redirecting users through multiple steps, which may expose sensitive information during the process.


Implement measures to prevent sensitive data from being leaked via redirects. Ensure that redirect responses are minimal in content.

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Anandhu Krishnan
Anandhu Krishnan
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