1.1 Remove extraneous files and directories (WEBAPP_DIR/servlet-example)

Information

The installation may provide example applications, documentation, and other directories which may not serve a production use.

Solution

Perform the following to remove extraneous resources:
1. The following should yield no output:
$ rm -rf $CATALINA_HOME/webapps/docs
$CATALINA_HOME/webapps/examples
If the Manager application is not utilized, also remove the following resources:
$ rm -rf $CATALINA_HOME/webapps/host-manager
$CATALINA_HOME/webapps/manager
$CATALINA_HOME/conf/Catalina/localhost/manager.xml

See Also

https://workbench.cisecurity.org/files/266

Item Details

Category: CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT

References: 800-53|CM-7b.

Plugin: Unix

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