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Category:WASS Sensitive Get Requests

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Do not transmit sensitive information in GET requests.

Any parameters passed in GET requests are both cached by the browser, and saved in web server log files, making it easy for unauthorized users to discover sensitive information.

  1. sensitive information shall not appear in any GET requests regardless of transport mechanism

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