Validated Servlet

Identifier:
org.eclipse.help.webapp.validatedServlet

Since:
3.7

Description:
This extension points implements a webapp security validator around a servlet. All calls to the servlet are checked for known malicious threats before returning to the client. Important: All context paths to servlet validator resources must start with /vs. For example: http://host:port/help/vs/service/toc

Configuration Markup:

<!ELEMENT extension (servlet)*>

<!ATTLIST extension

point CDATA #REQUIRED

id    CDATA #IMPLIED

name  CDATA #IMPLIED

>


<!ELEMENT servlet EMPTY>

<!ATTLIST servlet

class CDATA #REQUIRED

alias CDATA #REQUIRED

>


Examples:
None provided.

API Information:
The supplied servlet class must extend the class javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet. The servlet class should function no differently then general servlets.

Supplied Implementation:
A supplied implementation of this point can be found in org.eclipse.help.webapp for any of the services in org.eclipse.help.internal.webapp.services.


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