Host Header Attack : Open Redirection

  • Spider website on which you are planning to attack.
  • After checking status code, send that particular website to Repeater.
  • click go and render the output if the website is redirected to Google.com then there is host header vulnerability.
  • Set “X-Forwarded-Host:(Original website).
  • Click go and render the output if the website is redirected to Google.com then there is host header vulnerability.
  • Set “Host” to Original website
  • Click go and render the output if the website is redirected to Google.com then there is host header vulnerability.

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Parth Shukla

Parth Shukla

Security Analyst, Bug XS Community Leader