Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 SP12/SP13 Release Notes

Disabling HTTP PUT and DELETE

This section discusses on how to disable the PUT and DELETE options.

ProcedureTo Disable HTTP PUT and DELETE

  1. Access the Administration Console.

  2. Select a server from the list of servers and click the Manage button.

  3. Click the Restrict Access link under the Preferences tab.

  4. Select the Edit option from the drop-down list and click the OK button.

  5. Select The entire server option from the method A table and click the Edit Access Control button.

  6. Click the access rights (r-x--i) link under the Rights column.

    Access Rights table appears at the bottom of the screen.

  7. Deselect the WRITE and DELETE options.

  8. Click the Update button.

  9. Click the Submit button.

  10. Click the Apply link present at the top right of the screen and click the Apply Changes button to make the changes permanent.

  11. Restart the server for changes to take effect.