Similar Request Excluder is an extension that enables you to automatically reduce the target scope of your active scan by excluding similar (and therefore redundant) requests.
Reducing the target scope can be done by ignoring similar HTTP responses from the spider. If two HTTP responses have the same HTML structure it is likely that they have the same code flow and therefore the same security vulnerabilities. By measuring the similarity of HTTP responses it is possible to automatically reduce the target scope by removing the similar (and therefore redundant) HTTP responses.
For more information, please refer to the thesis.
Since version 1.1.0, Similar Request Excluder is completely automated. There is no need to mark your requests as 'out-of-scope' anymore. It will all be done automatically.
|Last updated||20 June 2018|
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