Options Active Scan Input Vectors screen
This screen allows you to configure the active scan input vectors. These are the elements that the active scanner will attack. Scanning all of the elements supported will take longer, but not scanning some elements may cause some vulnerabilities to be missed.
The request elements that the active scanner will target:
URL Query String & Data Driven Nodes
Key value pairs in the request URL query, ie after the
If there are no query parameters then an arbitrary one will be tested. If Data Driven Nodes are defined within a Context they will be tested.
Key value pairs in the request POST data.
Path elements in the request URL, ie the elements separated by
Request HTTP Headers.
Allows to scan the HTTP Headers of all requests. Not just requests that send parameters, through the query or request body.
Build-in Input Vector Handlers
The data formats that the active scanner will target:
|Multipart Form Data|
|Google Web Toolkit|
Enable Script Input Vectors
If this option is selected then the active scanner will use any enabled script input vectors. Script input vectors are scripts which you have written or imported into ZAP and allow you to target elements which are not supported by default.
This screen also allows you to configure the parameters which will be ignored by the active scanner.
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