The Apache Tomcat Project is proud to announce the release of version 9.0.8 of Apache Tomcat. The notable changes compared to 9.0.8 include:

  • Implement configuration options to work-around specification non-compliant user agents (including all the major browsers) that do not correctly %nn encode URI paths and query strings as required by RFC 7230 and RFC 3986
  • Enable the CrawlerSessionManagerValve to correctly handle bots that crawl multiple hosts and/or web applications when the Valve is configured on a Host or an Engine.
  • Add support for annotation scanning of classes built with Java 11 EA

Full details of these changes, and all the other changes, are available in the Tomcat 9 changelog.