Solved

disabling FileServlet on WebSphere

Posted on 2001-07-17
4
546 Views
Last Modified: 2012-08-13
How to prevent user access to this FileServet? Using this servlet any user can download files from WebSphere. To prevent this how to disable FileServlet? And is there any impact on WebSphere if we disable?
0
Comment
Question by:vnburla
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 3

Accepted Solution

by:
black earned 50 total points
ID: 6325597
The fileservlet is just a servlet like any other, to disable just open up the WebSphere Administrators Console, go to the web app you are interested in. Under it's servlet you will see a filservlet registered just delete it and restart the web app.
There is no impact at all except you can't retrieve files from that web app i.e. html, gif's etc...
0
 
LVL 53

Expert Comment

by:COBOLdinosaur
ID: 7117519
This question has been abandoned. I will make a recommendation to the
moderators on its resolution in a week or two. I appreciate any comments
that would help me to make a recommendation.
<note>
   In the absence of responses, I will recommend DELETE unless it is clear
   to me that it has value as a PAQ.  Silence = you don't care
</note>

Cd&

0
 
LVL 53

Expert Comment

by:COBOLdinosaur
ID: 7241860
It is time to clean this abandoned question up.  

I am putting it on a clean up list for CS.

<recommendation>
points to black

</recommendation>

If anyone participating in the Q disagrees with the recommendation,
please leave a comment for the mods.

Cd&
0
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:Netminder
ID: 7263603
Per recommendation, force-accepted.

Netminder
CS Moderator
0

Featured Post

What is SQL Server and how does it work?

The purpose of this paper is to provide you background on SQL Server. It’s your self-study guide for learning fundamentals. It includes both the history of SQL and its technical basics. Concepts and definitions will form the solid foundation of your future DBA expertise.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Introduction In this tutorial, I'll explain how to create an animated progress meter in a wireframe prototype developed using Axure RP 7.0 - a leading prototyping tool for designing web sites and software. (For more information about Axure and gett…
Objective of This Article In 1990’s, when I was a budding software professional, I had a lot of confusion about which stream or technology, I had to choose to build my career. In those days, I had lot of confusion like whether to choose System so…
The purpose of this video is to demonstrate how to connect a WordPress website to Google Analytics. This will be demonstrated using a Windows 8 PC Go to your WordPress login page. This will look like the following: mywebsite.com/wp-login.php :…
The purpose of this video is to demonstrate how to update a WordPress Site’s version. WordPress releases new versions of its software frequently and it is important to update frequently in order to keep your site secure, and to get new WordPress…

679 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question