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Intruder silently changes content type of request from application/json to text/plain

Martin | Last updated: Oct 31, 2015 07:23PM UTC

When using intruder to masticate a RESTful interface, it will silently change the content-type from the original request's application/json to text/plain. For RESTful interfaces that enforce type, this means that all the requests that are changed thus will fail.

Burp User | Last updated: Oct 31, 2015 10:17PM UTC

Actually, ignore me: not intruder: was overlapping an active scan, which was swapping the content-type...

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