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IT05374: EXTERNAL USERS ARE PROMPTED TO LOG IN TO MYFILEGATEWAY AGAIN WHEN THEIR PASSWORD DOESN'T COMPLY WITH PASSWORD POLICY

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • External users are prompted to login to Sterling File Gateway
    again when their password doesn't meet the local password
    policy.
    
    The informational message doesn't suggest why the
    login failed. It only requests the external user to
    enter their login details again.
    

Local fix

  • Circumvention:
    Disable custom password policy in the
    customer_overrides file and restart the application.
    

Problem summary

  • Users Affected:
    Custom Java Password Policy Users
    
    Problem Description:
    Custom Java Password Policy is being enforced on external LDAP
    user accounts when logging into MyFileGateway.
    
    Platforms Affected:
    All
    

Problem conclusion

  • Resolution Summary:
    Added checking to filegateway so that a custom java password
    policy is no longer enforced on external user accounts.
    
    Delivered In:
    5020500_3
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT05374

  • Reported component name

    STR B2B INTEGRA

  • Reported component ID

    5725D0600

  • Reported release

    523

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-11-05

  • Closed date

    2015-03-05

  • Last modified date

    2015-03-20

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    STR B2B INTEGRA

  • Fixed component ID

    5725D0600

Applicable component levels

  • R525 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
20 March 2015