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IT26052: CONNECT:DIRECT SERVER ADAPTER WITH SECURE PLUS DOES NOT START WHEN NIST IS SET TO STRICT

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When the NIST level is set to strict, the CDSA does not start.
    
    It fails with an error that says TLS 1.2 does not
    equal TLSv1.2.
    

Local fix

  • RTC ID: 574718
    
    Disable the strict NIST setting, if that is allowed by policy.
    

Problem summary

  • Users Affected:
    B2B Integrator 5.2
    
    Problem Description:
    The CDSA's startup processing did not normalize the security
    protocol's internal representation before the NIST "STRICT"
    compliance check.  This caused the compliance check to fail,
    preventing the CDSA from enabling for service.
    
    Platforms affected:
    Unix/Linux
    Windows
    iSeries
    

Problem conclusion

  • Resolution Summary:
    A code fix is provided.
    
    
    Delivered In:
    5020603_7
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT26052

  • Reported component name

    STR B2B INTEGRA

  • Reported component ID

    5725D0600

  • Reported release

    526

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2018-08-22

  • Closed date

    2018-10-01

  • Last modified date

    2018-10-16

  • 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

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Document Information

Modified date:
16 October 2018