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JR57235: ADDING SWITCH FOR WEB SERVICE SECURITY HEADER TIMESTAMP CHECKING

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When you use a web service in IBM Business Process Manager
    (BPM), you might see the following error if the clock of the web
     service provider server and the clock of client are not in
    sync:
    
    org.apache.axis2.engine.AxisEngine receive the timestamp is
    invalid, creation of timestamp - <TimeStamp> too far in future.
    

Local fix

  • Correct this issue in one of the following ways:
    
    -Synchronize the server and client clocks so that their
    timestamps are in sync.
    -Switch the security and policy from Use Basic Security to Use
    Policy Set in the IBM BPM web service or web service
    integration.
    

Problem summary

  • No additional information is available
    
    PRODUCTS AFFECTED
    IBM BPM Advanced
    IBM BPM Standard
    IBM BPM Express
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available for IBM BPM V8.5.6.0 CF2 that make the ws
    security header timestamp checking can be switched off.
    
    If you do not have IBM BPM V8.5.6 cumulative fix 2 installed,
    download and install IBM BPM V8.5.6 cumulative fix 2 from
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24041303.
    
    With IBM BPM V8.5.6 cumulative fix 2 installed, search for
    JR57235 on Fix Central (http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral):
    
        1. Select IBM Business Process Manager with your edition
    from the product selector, the installed version to the fix pack
    level, and your platform, and then click Continue.
        2. Select APAR or SPR, enter JR57235, and click Continue.
    
    When you download fix packages, ensure that you also download
    the readme file for each fix. Review each readme file for
    additional installation instructions and information about the
    fix.
    
    With this interim fix applied, you can configure a switch by
    adding system property with the name
    "com.ibm.bpm.ws.inbound.timestamp.checking.disable" and value
    set to "true" for IBM Process Center or IBM Process Server.
    

Temporary fix

  • Correct this issue in one of the following ways:
    
    -Synchronize the server and client clocks so that their
    timestamps are in sync.
    -Switch the security and policy from Use Basic Security to Use
    Policy Set in the IBM BPM web service or web service
    integration.
    

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR57235

  • Reported component name

    BPM ADVANCED

  • Reported component ID

    5725C9400

  • Reported release

    856

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-01-08

  • Closed date

    2017-01-23

  • Last modified date

    2017-03-28

  • 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

    BPM ADVANCED

  • Fixed component ID

    5725C9400

Applicable component levels

  • R856 PSY

       UP

  • R857 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
28 March 2017