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    Aleph 21 rep_change 2120 - JBOSS security enhancement

    • Article Type: General
    • Product: Aleph
    • Product Version: 21

    Desired Outcome Goal:
    Clarifications on Implementation Notes for rep_change 2120 in Aleph 21

    Procedure:
    1. The index.html file under $aleph_dev/ng/aleph/home/system/thirdparty/openserver/server/default/deploy directory is the new home page of the Jboss. Customer can set it if needed.

    2. Add the following variable to the web.xml file under $aleph_dev/ng/aleph/home/system/thirdparty/openserver/server/default//deployers/jbossweb.deployer:

    <init-param>
    <param-name>development</param-name>
    <param-value>false</param-value>
    </init-param>

    3. Restart the Jboss server (util w/2/7/1, util w/3/7/9)

    Additional Information

    rep_change 2120:
    Description: It is now possible to improve the security of the JBoss server by performing some hardening steps.

    Implementation Notes:

    1) Delete the contents of the ROOT.war directory (under the JBoss "deploy" directory: $aleph_dev/ng/aleph/home/system/thirdparty/openserver/server/default/deploy) and overwrite it with the index.html file.
    2) Delete the files jboss-xa-jdbc.rar, hsqldb-ds.xml, and hdscanner-jboss-beans.xml under the deploy directory.
    3) Set the development variable to "false" in the web.xml file under the deployers/jbossweb.deployer directory.


    • Article last edited: 10/8/2013