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how to remove "server-header" from header metadata, when getting response from server

I am using jboss server and when any response coming from server to client the response header contains the information of server name with key "server-header". I want to remove the information from response.

I tried to write a filter from which the header can be removed but still not working. Is there any way to remove the header for hiding server name information to client.

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You need not to write any filter for removing the "server-header" information from response header. You can do simple configuration in server itself.

1) Open your stanalone.xml file.

2) You will find below statement

<response-header name="server-header" header-name="Server" header-value="WildFly/10"/>

3) You need to remove the statement from xml file as well as you need to remove

<filter-ref name="server-header"/>


Once you removed all these. restart your server. And you will not get the server name information at client side.

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