Yes and no. The actual request is encrypted, so no one can read your URL
with the parameters on the wire. However, the full URL with the
parameters is probably stored in the log files of the server, your
browsers history, and can leak via referral headers.

Kevin Bucknum
Senior Programmer Analyst
Tel: 985-893-2550

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I have a security question related to REST web services. If you use
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