More Path Filter Bypass Vulnerabilities on Java Open Source Projects


A web address, also known as a Uniform Resource Locator (URL), is made up of five parts: scheme, authority, path, query, and fragment. This illustration, http://host-authority/path/, illustrates each component. query-param=1#fragment

To connect a web request to a specific web service on the backend, a URL path is always utilised in the context of web applications. A path filter mechanism is frequently included in web applications as a security measure to stop unauthorised users from using URLs to access unwanted functionality. Read More…