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From "Caldarale, Charles R" <Chuck.Caldar...@unisys.com>
Subject RE: standard Apache 2.2 & Tomcat 5.5 config to avoid open-proxies
Date Sun, 03 Dec 2006 06:02:57 GMT
> From: Art [mailto:ainfo@patteran.com] 
> Subject: Re: standard Apache 2.2 & Tomcat 5.5 config to avoid 
> open-proxies
> 
> Since 5.5, I really like the performance of a pure Tomcat solution and
> would alway choose this option, but in order to use SSL with 
> my webapp I need to use it:

SSL in Tomcat works fine.  Dropping back from https to http *on the same
session id* is a security risk, which is why Tomcat won't do that.  The
usual trick is to insure that the webapps use different sessions for the
protected and unprotected areas.

 - Chuck


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