OSHP (OWASP Secure Headers Project)

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Tool and Usage

Project details
Programming languagePython
AuthorRicardo Iramar
Latest releaseNo release found

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Why this tool?

OSHP is short for OWASP SecureHeaders Project. The project publishes reports on the usage of HTTP headers. This includes usage stats, developments, and changes. It provides awareness on HTTP headers and has the goal to improve the adoption rate.

Usage and audience

OSHP is commonly used for data extraction, information gathering, information sharing, or security awareness. Target users for this tool are security professionals.

Tool review and remarks

The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:


  • + The source code of this software is available

Author and Maintainers

OSHP is under development by Ricardo Iramar. This project is currently maintained by Alexandre Menezes, Jim Manico.


Supported operating systems

OSHP is known to work on Linux.


Several dependencies are required to use OSHP.

  • appdirs
  • blinker
  • click
  • contextlib2
  • Flask
  • Flask-Caching
  • Flask-Compress
  • gevent
  • greenlet
  • gunicorn
  • itsdangerous
  • jinja2
  • MarkupSafe
  • mysql-connector
  • newrelic
  • packaging
  • raven
  • Redis
  • six
  • Werkzeug

OSHP alternatives

Similar tools to OSHP:



Django-security is a toolkit for the Django framework with the focus on security. It provides models, views, and middleware to strengthen the defenses.



hsecscan performs a security scan of a website and analyses any discovered HTTP headers. For each header, it will provide details and recommendations.



Security header check (shcheck) is a security tool to scan web applications and their HTTP headers. It can help securing web applications or detect weaknesses.

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