Security ~ Hide Underlying Tech Information

Security ~ Hide Underlying Tech Information

Security by Obscurity, Security Through Obscurity (STO), Hardening by Hiding, Hide Tech for Security

Discover Site Technology

There are tools that can be used to discover the technologies a website is using, such as:

Defunct websites and services:

  • was a Chrome extension to analyze the technologies used on a website, but it appears that it is no longer available as of 2022.
  • is also no longer available in 2022


How do you determine what technology a website is built on?

Ways to hide site technology

Web server hardening by hiding site technology

Hiding nginx headers: nginx/site.nginxconf at master · danielmiessler/nginx Remove PHP X-Powered-By & Nginx Server Details from HTTP Response Header | Andreas Pollak

Remove info about Google PageSpeed Module

PageSpeed Configuration - PageSpeed Module — Google Developers

javascript - Hide server-side technology information from the browser - Stack Overflow

How to hide Laravel from Wappalyzer plugin |

Hiding WordPress

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date 15. Sep 2016 | modified 06. Feb 2023
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