[Jersey] Re: limit on byte[] or InputStream parameters

From: Glen Mazza <>
Date: Sun, 26 Feb 2012 12:13:46 -0500

You might try to configure a filter (unrelated example would be [1]) at
the servlet container level that would automatically throw some system
exception if the size of the incoming message goes above a particular
threshold. I.e., have your servlet container, and not Jersey itself,
enforce this.



On 02/26/2012 08:15 AM, Ronak Patel wrote:
> Hi all,
> I know that Jersey can handle byte[] and InputStream parameters and
> it's been working great.
> However, I was wondering how Jersey would let me place a limit on the
> size of said byte[] or InputStream.
> It's a serious security risk when a client can upload a 4 GB file and
> crash the JVM!!
> Thanks!
> Ronak Patel

Glen Mazza
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