TCAT-AS-000560 - Example applications must be removed.

Information

Tomcat provides example applications, documentation, and other directories in the default installation which do not serve a production use. These files must be deleted.

Solution

From the Tomcat server OS type the following command:

sudo rm -rf $CATALINA_BASE/webapps/examples

See Also

https://dl.dod.cyber.mil/wp-content/uploads/stigs/zip/U_Apache_Tomcat_Application_Server_9_V2R7_STIG.zip

Item Details

Category: CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT

References: 800-53|CM-7a., CAT|III, CCI|CCI-000381, Rule-ID|SV-222958r879587_rule, STIG-ID|TCAT-AS-000560, STIG-Legacy|SV-111441, STIG-Legacy|V-102499, Vuln-ID|V-222958

Plugin: Unix

Control ID: 53f560c89a6f2e7e0ca09d8d1f08ad0e3e593430979adbf16f0ff339b64b40ef