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PI34572: ADMINTASK.APPLYCONFIGPROPERTIES USES A PASSWORD INCORRECTLY

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • AdminTask.applyConfigProperties does not use the decoded
    password - this results in the password being changed
    to the encoded string instead of the "real" unencoded string
    

Local fix

  • None at this time
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server                                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: AdminTask.ApplyConfigPropreties         *
    *                      stores a password incorrectly as an     *
    *                      encoded password                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    When using AdminTask.ApplyConfigProperties with a password
    declared in a properties file, the password will be stored as
    an encoded password. This means that the password will be set
    to the encoded value and not the plain text value it should
    be.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI34572

  • Reported component name

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Reported component ID

    5724H8800

  • Reported release

    850

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2015-02-09

  • Closed date

    2015-03-23

  • Last modified date

    2015-03-23

  • 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

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Fixed component ID

    5724H8800

Applicable component levels

  • R850 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
28 April 2022