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(tick) These are the notes for the Struts 2.3.33 distribution.

(tick) For prior notes in this release series, see Version Notes 2.3.32

  • If you are a Maven user, you might want to get started using the Maven Archetype.
  • Another quick-start entry point is the blank application. Rename and deploy the WAR as a starting point for your own development.
  • There is huge number of examples you can also use as a starting point for you application here
Maven Dependency
<dependency>
  <groupId>org.apache.struts</groupId>
  <artifactId>struts2-core</artifactId>
  <version>2.3.33</version>
</dependency>

You can also use Struts Archetype Catalog like below

Struts Archetype Catalog
mvn archetype:generate -DarchetypeCatalog=http://struts.apache.org/
Staging Repository
<repositories>
  <repository>
    <id>apache.nexus</id>
    <name>ASF Nexus Staging</name>
    <url>https://repository.apache.org/content/groups/staging/</url>
  </repository>
</repositories>

Internal Changes

  • (warning) Possible RCE in the Struts Showcase app in the Struts 1 plugin example in Struts 2.3.x series, see S2-048
  • (warning) A DoS attack is available for Spring secured actions, see S2-049
  • Bug

    • [WW-4735] - EmailValidator does not accept new domain suffixes
    • [WW-4770] - Revision number still missing from dojo.js and dojo.js.uncompressed.js
    • [WW-4802] - Strange Behavior Parsing Action Requests

    Improvement

    • [WW-4805] - At least a DoS attack is available for Spring secured actions

 

This release contains fixes related to S2-048 and S2-049, please read them carefully!

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