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From "Richard Wooding" <>
Subject Re: Tomcat security issue
Date Wed, 18 Oct 2000 08:24:28 GMT
check your apache configuration

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Cheong Takhoe" <>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, October 18, 2000 7:34 AM
Subject: Tomcat security issue


I discovered that Tomcat has a security problem with regards to the way it
works with the handlers.

if you have a file x.jsp
when you access it through the web browser, http://<hostname>/x.jsp\
with the \ there,

it opens up the source code....

I don't know whether this is similar on a non-NT platform. 
any ideas about this? solutions?

Cheong Takhoe

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