- Prevent the risk of intrusion on the server.
- Prevent the appearance of malicious content or scripts on the site.
Do not communicate via the HTTP headers sent by the server any information on the software and languages used on the server side, in particular via the Server, X-Powered-By and X-AspNet-Version headers.
Check that the HTTP headers sent by the server do not give any information on the software and languages used on the server side.
Business application and benefits
The rules should be applied to your projects from the design phase through to post-implementation , and they should be understood by all professionals with web and customer experience (CX) responsibilities: from strategy to operations, marketers to project managers, and editorial to technical staff. The benefits of using this ruleset are numerous, including improving customer satisfaction, web performance, and e-commerce, and expanding your client base, while also decreasing your errors and costs.
The objective of these rules and the Opquast community mission is ‘making the web better’ for your customers and for everyone! Opquast rules cover the key major areas of risk that can negatively affect website users such as privacy, ecodesign, accessibility and security.