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PI77446: AES ENCRYPTION SUPPORT FOR PASSWORDUTIL CLASS

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APAR status

  • Closed as new function.

Error description

  • In order to support more secure protection for the passwords
    in the configuration files and properties files, the
    PasswordUtil class needs to support the encryption.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server                                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: AES encryption support for passwords    *
    *                      in files.                               *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    In order to support more secure protection for the passwords
    in the configuration files and properties files, the
    PasswordUtil class needs to support the encryption.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI77446

  • Reported component name

    WEBSPHERE APP S

  • Reported component ID

    5724J0800

  • Reported release

    900

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-03-02

  • Closed date

    2017-05-25

  • Last modified date

    2017-05-25

  • 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

    WEBSPHERE APP S

  • Fixed component ID

    5724J0800

Applicable component levels

  • R900 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
18 October 2021