IC90330: SECURE HTTPS CONNECTION ALLOWS DIRECT ACCESS TO FOLDERS IN SCC STRUCTURE.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • If the secure HTTPS connection is used to attach to the
    Sterling Control Center Engine the following folders are
    visible from the browser.
    
    <SCC_Server>:58083/lib/sterling
    <SCC_Server>:58083/logs
    <SCC_Server>:58083/bin
    
    Access is not allowed on a non-secure connection.
    

Local fix

  • STRRTC - 366964
    SF / SF
    Circumvention: None
    

Problem summary

  • Description of issue:  The /bin, /lib, /logs, and /reports
    directories are accessible via the web server in SCC.  A
    customer internal audit required there be a way to disable
    access to these directories.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Description of fix:  Added a new property (<dirAllowed>) in
    scc-install-dir/conf/services/jmx/JettyService.xml to enable or
    disable access to the /bin, /lib, /logs, and /reports
    directories:
    Update JettyService.xml as follows to allow/disallow directory
    access.
    <dirAllowed>true</dirAllowed>    -  allow access (default value)
    <dirAllowed>false</dirAllowed>   -  disallow access
    

Temporary fix

  • Description of issue:  The /bin, /lib, /logs, and /reports
    directories are accessible via the web server in SCC.  A
    customer internal audit required there be a way to disable
    access to these directories.
    
    Description of fix:  Added a new property (<dirAllowed>) in
    scc-install-dir/conf/services/jmx/JettyService.xml to enable or
    disable access to the /bin, /lib, /logs, and /reports
    directories:
    Update JettyService.xml as follows to allow/disallow directory
    access.
    <dirAllowed>true</dirAllowed>    -  allow access (default value)
    <dirAllowed>false</dirAllowed>   -  disallow access
    

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC90330

  • Reported component name

    STR CONTROL CEN

  • Reported component ID

    5725D0200

  • Reported release

    530

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-02-20

  • Closed date

    2013-03-25

  • Last modified date

    2013-03-25

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    STR CONTROL CEN

  • Fixed component ID

    5725D0200

Applicable component levels

  • R52X PSY

       UP

  • R530 PSY

       UP

  • R540 PSY

       UP



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Document information


More support for:

Sterling Control Center

Software version:

5.3

Reference #:

IC90330

Modified date:

2013-03-25

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