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IT29554: LDAP AUTHENTICATION FAILS IN V6.0.1 WITH CERTAIN ENCRYPTED STRINGS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • LDAP authentication fails in v6.0.1, if these fields are
    encrypted:
    authentication_policy.authentication_n.credentials
    authentication_policy.LDAP_SECURITY_TRUSTSTORE_PASSWORD
    authentication_policy.LDAP_SECURITY_KEYSTORE_PASSWORD
    

Local fix

  • RTC - 584430
    
    
    Circumvention:
    In customer_overrides.properties, enter your password in plain
    text for the following fields:
    authentication_policy.authentication_1.credentials and
    authentication_policy.LDAP_SECURITY_TRUSTSTORE_PASSWORD.
    

Problem summary

  • Users Affected:
    All
    
    Problem Description:
    
    In v6.0.1, LDAP authentication does not work with the
    following encrypted strings - LDAP_SECURITY_TRUST
    STORE_PASSWORD, LDAP_SECURITY_KEYSTORE_PASSWORD, or
    authentication_policy.authentication_n.credentials.
    
    Platforms Affected:
    All
    

Problem conclusion

  • Resolution Summary:
    A code fix is provided.
    
    Delivered In:
    6000200
    6000003
    6000101
    6000201
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT29554

  • Reported component name

    STR B2B INTEGRA

  • Reported component ID

    5725D0600

  • Reported release

    600

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-07-02

  • Closed date

    2019-07-22

  • Last modified date

    2019-12-02

  • 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:
02 December 2019