IBM Support

IT35927: "BLOBS" ARE PERSISED IN THE "KMDATA/LOCAL" FOLDER WHEN USING CERTIFICATES STORED IN THE NCIPHER HSM DEVICE

Subscribe to this APAR

By subscribing, you receive periodic emails alerting you to the status of the APAR, along with a link to the fix after it becomes available. You can track this item individually or track all items by product.

Notify me when this APAR changes.

Notify me when an APAR for this component changes.

 

APAR status

  • Closed as new function.

Error description

  • Secure+ TLS handshakes utilizing HSM Certificates with the
    nCipher HSM device and IBMPKCS11Impl key store provider persist
    duplicate file data in the kmdata/local directory during CDSA
    (SNODE) session authentication.
    

Local fix

  • STRRTC - B2BISFG-56043
    JW / JW
    Circumvention: <None /
    workaround>
    

Problem summary

  • Users Affected:
    
    All
    
    
    
    Problem Description:
    
    Secure+ TLS handshakes utilizing HSM Certificates with the
    nCipher HSM device and IBMPKCS11Impl key store provider persist
    duplicate file data in the kmdata/local directory during CDSA
    (SNODE)session authentication.
    
    
    
    
    Platforms Affected:
    
    All
    

Problem conclusion

  • Resolution Summary:
    A code fix is provided.
    
    Secure+ TLS handshakes utilizing the IBM HSM IBMPKCS11Impl key
    store provider no longer persist duplicate file data in the
    kmdata/local directory during CDSA SNODE session authentication.
    
    
    
    Delivered in:
    
    5020603_16
    5020605_4
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT35927

  • 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

    2021-02-16

  • Closed date

    2021-04-02

  • Last modified date

    2021-05-24

  • 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

[{"Line of Business":{"code":"LOB02","label":"AI Applications"},"Business Unit":{"code":"BU059","label":"IBM Software w\/o TPS"},"Product":{"code":"SS3JSW","label":"IBM Sterling B2B Integrator"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"5.2.6"}]

Document Information

Modified date:
25 May 2021