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From Holger Klawitter <>
Subject Re: How use an external C program in a Servlet
Date Tue, 24 Jun 2003 09:46:03 GMT
Am Dienstag, 24. Juni 2003 11:13 schrieb Michel Jubault:
> Thanks, I try it straight away !
> What kind of problem could occur with security ?

It depends on your situation. If any user may upload servlets, these servlets 
may execute every program on that machine - with the rights of the tomcat 
account, which might be root! Same problem if the arguments to the C program 
are not sufficiently checked.

Mit freundlichem Gruß / With kind regards
	Holger Klawitter

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