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IT34633: ACE LDAP AUTHENTICATION LEAKS CONNECTION

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • If Admin security is enabled on ACE with LDAP authentication,
    it is seen that a new connection is created for every login
    attempt through web user interface or toolkit or REST calls.
    
    Additional Symptom(s) Search Keyword(s):
    

Local fix

  • NA
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    All Users of App Connect Enterprise V11 <span
    style="background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255)">having LDAP based
    Administration security.</span>
    
    
    Platforms affected:
    MultiPlatform
    
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    <span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255)">If App Connect
    Enterprise V11 is configured with LDAP based administration
    security,  </span><span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255,
    255)">it is seen that a new connection to the LDAP server is
    created for every login </span><span
    style="background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255)">attempt made through
    the web user interface or by the toolkit or by the REST admin
    requests.
    
    The connection leak may cause the LDAP server to stop responding
    to requests at some point leading to indefinite wait or blocking
    of users who are attempting to connect to the integration node.
    </span>
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT34633

  • Reported component name

    APP CONNECT ENT

  • Reported component ID

    5724J0550

  • Reported release

    B00

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2020-10-21

  • Closed date

    2020-12-15

  • Last modified date

    2020-12-15

  • 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

    APP CONNECT ENT

  • Fixed component ID

    5724J0550

Applicable component levels

[{"Line of Business":{"code":"LOB36","label":"IBM Automation"},"Business Unit":{"code":"BU053","label":"Cloud & Data Platform"},"Product":{"code":"SSDR5J","label":"IBM App Connect Enterprise"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"B00"}]

Document Information

Modified date:
16 December 2020