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Enabling Tomcat to check for allowed referrer

For additional protection, you should enable Tomcat to check for allowed referrer.


  1. Edit the <TDC_HOME>\TalendDataCatalog\tomcat\conf\web.xml file.
  2. Uncomment the two filter sections in the Checks referer is allowed section.
    The variable ${server.fqdn} is substituted with the value of M_SERVER_FQDN in
  3. Add as many init-param sections as needed to allow reference from other URLs.
  4. Edit <TDC_HOME>\TalendDataCatalog\tomcat\conf\ by changing the M_SERVER_FQDN variable from localhost to <myMMServer.myDomain>.

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