HTTP Header Referer

The HTTP Header “Referer” is used maily to detect the URL from which a page is loaded.

But there are times when this header is not passed. This also can be spoofed using some plug-ins.

 

This article has more details on this.

https://isc.sans.edu/forums/diary/When+does+your+browser+send+a+Referer+header+or+not/16433/

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