Legacy Referrer Checking

This behavior limits allowed requests to a set of domains you specify.

Features and options

Field

What it does

Sub-options

Enable

Enables or disables the referer checking behavior.

Include Child Domains

Includes child domains among the allowed referrers. For example, if the Domain is example.com, referrers that have a domain names that match the *.example.com pattern (like site1.example.com or www.example.com) are allowed. This is equivalent to prefixing each item in Domain with *..

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  • Yes
  • No
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Strict Referrer Checking

When enabled, excludes requests whose Referer header include a relative path, or that are missing a Referer. When disabled, only excludes requests whose referer hostname is not part of the domains set.

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  • On
  • Off
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Domain

Specifies the set of allowed domains. With Include Child Domains disabled, prefixing values with *. specifies domains for which subdomains are allowed.


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