HTTP Parameter Manipulation

Anandhu Krishnan
Published on
14 May 2024


A malicious actor can potentially manipulate the intended behavior of a web application by overriding HTTP parameters, which could have serious consequences.


To prevent this vulnerability, ensure that all forms specify the action URL to avoid potential HTTP parameter override attacks.

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Anandhu Krishnan
Anandhu Krishnan
Lead Engineer
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