Cyber Security Lab
IT Security & IT Forensics Exercises

Web Forensics

HTTP Headers

Influence of the HTTP headers on the resulting traces.

Exercise

Analyze the effects of the different HTTP headers on the creation of traces during a Fernish evaluation. Each page has a unique ID.

Is all data stored in the cache as usual when the HTTP header is set?

Which additional entries can be created by the HTTP headers in the web browser?

Exercise A: No HTTP Header

ID: XNoHTTPHeader

Solution of the exercise

Basic page without HTTP headers set. The ID XNoHTTPHeader is found in the forensic evaluation.



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