?
Solved

How do i spoof the referrer in the http header in vb?

Posted on 2003-11-06
5
Medium Priority
?
666 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-13
As the Question?
0
Comment
Question by:usrhlp
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
5 Comments
 

Author Comment

by:usrhlp
ID: 9693340
As the title it was supposed to read!
0
 
LVL 28

Expert Comment

by:vinnyd79
ID: 9693531
Can you give a valid reason for wanting to do this?
0
 
LVL 17

Accepted Solution

by:
zzzzzooc earned 500 total points
ID: 9693886
http://www.w3.org/Protocols/rfc2616/rfc2616.html

Add a "Referer:" header within your "GET" request. Such as the below and simply send it to the webserver (winsock control for example).


    Dim sTemp As String
    sTemp = "GET /Test.html HTTP/1.0" & vbCrLf
    sTemp = sTemp & "Referer: http://www.yahoo.com/" & vbCrLf & vbCrLf
0
 

Author Comment

by:usrhlp
ID: 10163403
i ended up working this out myself but the closest person was zzzzzzzzzoc so ill give him the points!! well done!
0

Featured Post

Optimize your web performance

What's in the eBook?
- Full list of reasons for poor performance
- Ultimate measures to speed things up
- Primary web monitoring types
- KPIs you should be monitoring in order to increase your ROI

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Having just graduated from college and entered the workforce, I don’t find myself always using the tools and programs I grew accustomed to over the past four years. However, there is one program I continually find myself reverting back to…R.   So …
I was working on a PowerPoint add-in the other day and a client asked me "can you implement a feature which processes a chart when it's pasted into a slide from another deck?". It got me wondering how to hook into built-in ribbon events in Office.
The viewer will be introduced to the technique of using vectors in C++. The video will cover how to define a vector, store values in the vector and retrieve data from the values stored in the vector.
The viewer will be introduced to the member functions push_back and pop_back of the vector class. The video will teach the difference between the two as well as how to use each one along with its functionality.
Suggested Courses

762 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question