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From Graham Leggett <minf...@sharp.fm>
Subject Re: Removing Server: header
Date Sat, 22 Mar 2003 14:54:36 GMT
Brass, Phil (ISS Atlanta) wrote:

> Hi, I recently patched my debian apache server source to add a new
> ServerToken value, ServerToken=Hide, which will remove the Server, Date,
> and Last-Modified headers (to make server identification a little more
> difficult (yes I know this is bad for proxies, if that's a big deal we
> can just have it remove the Server: header, that's probably all most
> people would expect anyway)).

I'm curious - what benefit would be had by stripping Date and Last-Modified?

Does Apache not already have an override for the Server value?

Regards,
Graham
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