Why does this API request not flag any malicious URLs?

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Jamie

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Sep 12, 2021, 1:52:09 PM9/12/21
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Hello everyone.

Firstly thank you for taking the time to read this.

I'm trying to use the safe browsing API after a couple of years of not using it and previously the below would work. However now it seems to not flag malicious URLs. I've copied the examples from the docs and that also seems to not work.

What am I doing wrong here?

User-Agent: Fiddler
Content-Length: 659

{
  "client": {
    "clientId": "yourcompanyname",
    "clientVersion": "1.5.2"
  },
  "threatInfo": {
    "threatTypes": [
      "MALWARE",
      "POTENTIALLY_HARMFUL_APPLICATION",
      "UNWANTED_SOFTWARE",
      "SOCIAL_ENGINEERING"
    ],
    "platformTypes": [
     "ANY_PLATFORM"
    ],
    "threatEntryTypes": [
      "URL"
    ],
    "threatEntries": [
      {
        "url": "http://www.urltocheck1.org/"
      },
      {
      },
      {
        "url": "http://www.urltocheck2.org/"
      },
      {
        "url": "http://www.urltocheck3.com/"
      }
    ]
  }
}

Thank you anyone who has the time to respond :-)

Jamie

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Sep 12, 2021, 1:53:10 PM9/12/21
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Just to clarify I get a blank response back.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/json; charset=UTF-8
Date: Sun, 12 Sep 2021 17:47:53 GMT
Server: scaffolding on HTTPServer2
Cache-Control: private
X-XSS-Protection: 0
X-Frame-Options: SAMEORIGIN
X-Content-Type-Options: nosniff
Alt-Svc: h3=":443"; ma=2592000,h3-29=":443"; ma=2592000,h3-T051=":443"; ma=2592000,h3-Q050=":443"; ma=2592000,h3-Q046=":443"; ma=2592000,h3-Q043=":443"; ma=2592000,quic=":443"; ma=2592000; v="46,43"
Accept-Ranges: none
Vary: Accept-Encoding
Content-Length: 3

{}

Jamie

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Sep 12, 2021, 3:17:47 PM9/12/21
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Ok its working with http://malware.testing.google.test/testing/malware/* as an example URL in case anyone else hits this issue

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Sep 14, 2021, 9:29:29 AM9/14/21
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Arush Patel

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Nov 8, 2021, 2:22:28 AM11/8/21
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hii..

BIDARINE Kawtar

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Nov 18, 2021, 1:31:56 PM11/18/21
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Hi, could you check the result of this domain thefosterles.com I always get Malicious: No with the API. Even it Malicious
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