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From "Bill Barker" <>
Subject Re: newbie question on Tomcat security
Date Tue, 15 Jul 2003 05:36:54 GMT
Actually, it is easier than that:  They can just go the the browser's cache
folder and view it from there.  As such, you should consider that your .css
files are public info, and leave it at that.

"epyonne =)" <> wrote in message
> Hello All,
> I just developed a JSP application called myapp,
> running on Tomcat 4.1.24. How can I keep people from
> accessing my files under <tomcat>/webapps/myapp? For
> example, people can do a simple "view source" and find
> the path to my css file, then they can type in the
> path on the browser to access my files.
> What kind of security that I should set up for that?
> I am pretty new to Tomcat so I need help.
> By the way, my OS is Windows 2000 Pro.
> Any help will be very much appreciated.
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