Authenticating a SAP login ticket in Tivoli Access Manager e-business WebSEAL
Using the external authentication C API
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Date archived: May 14, 2019 | First published: May 07, 2008
This article describes how to build an implementation of an authentication service using the IBM® Tivoli® Access Manager for e-business (TAMeb) WebSEAL External Authentication C API. The implementation of the authentication service extracts and validates the user name in an SAP Login Ticket (an HTTP cookie), then passes the user name to WebSEAL in order to build a credential. This article provides the source code and binary code of a prototype implementation.
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