Installing the AcuSensor agent for JAVA websites
🔍 AcuSensor Network PreRequisites
AcuSensor makes use of the AcuSensor Bridge. Read more information here.
Acunetix JAVA Acusensor requires Tomcat (7+) and Java (1.7+). Current testing is with Tomcat 9 and Java 1.8.
The AcuSensor agent will need to be installed in your web application. The following sections describe how to deploy AcuSensor to a JAVA web application.
The Java AcuSensor requires:
- Deploying aspectjweaver.jar into your web server - provides the integration required for AcuSensor to work with your application
- Deploying the Acunetix Java AcuSensor into your web server - this is unique for each Target, and can be downloaded by using the Download JAVA AcuSensor button
- Configuring your web server to use Load Time Weaving (AspectJWeaver)
There are many possible configurations for a JAVA web server. The following sections look at the more common web server configuration possibilities.