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PI55637: LTPA LOGIN FORM MAY BE CACHED BY CLIENTS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The login form sent by WebSphereFormBasedAuthenticator may be
    cached by a client, causing the client to crash
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * MobileFirst developers who use                               *
    * WebSphereFormBasedAuthenticator.                             *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * The login form sent by WebSphereFormBasedAuthenticator may   *
    * be cached by a mobile client, causing the application to     *
    * crash when trying to send further requests.                  *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * -                                                            *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • In order to prevent caching, a Cache-Control header was added to
    the server response when sending a login form.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI55637

  • Reported component name

    MFPF/WORKLIGHT

  • Reported component ID

    5725I4301

  • Reported release

    700

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2016-01-19

  • Closed date

    2016-01-20

  • Last modified date

    2016-01-20

  • 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

    MFPF/WORKLIGHT

  • Fixed component ID

    5725I4301

Applicable component levels

  • R700 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
14 October 2021