VCEM-67-000013 - ESX Agent Manager must have mappings set for Java servlet pages.

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Resource mapping is the process of tying a particular file type to a process in the web server that can serve that type of file to a requesting client and identify which file types are not to be delivered to a client.

By not specifying which files can and cannot be served to a user, the web server could deliver to a user web server configuration files, log files, password files, etc.

Because Tomcat is a Java-based web server, the main file extension used is *.jsp. This check ensures that the *.jsp file type has been properly mapped to servlets.


Navigate to and open:


Navigate to and locate the mapping for the JSP servlet. The <servlet-mapping> node contains <servlet-name>JspServlet</servlet-name>.

Configure the <servlet-mapping> node to look like the code snippet below:


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Item Details

References: CAT|II, CCI|CCI-000381, Rule-ID|SV-239384r674646_rule, STIG-ID|VCEM-67-000013, Vuln-ID|V-239384

Plugin: Unix

Control ID: f9359734408bc25e85048f3444b248a7d0958823ca2bbebff33de71eae3d0ba2