InformationThe installation may provide example applications, documentation, and other directories which may not serve a production use.
Removing sample resources is a defense in depth measure which reduces potential exposures introduced by these resources.
SolutionPerform the following to remove extraneous resources:
$ rm -rf $CATALINA_HOME/webapps/docs
If the Manager and HOST-Manager application are not utilized, also remove the following resources:
$ rm -rf $CATALINA_HOME/webapps/host-manager
docs, examples, ROOT, manager and host-manager are default web applications shipped with Tomcat.