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Allow encryption algorithm to be AES-256 in GCM mode for JAX-WS and JAX-RPC security runtime.

We have recently upgraded to AES-256 in CBC mode on JAX-WS and JAX-RPC security runtime for our application servers, however we are required by our cryptography standards to move to the preferred GCM mode before the end of 2021.This option does no...
21 days ago in WebSphere traditional 1 Submitted

Requesting a new deployment in UCD 7 requires too many steps

We are upgrading from UCD 6.2 to 7.1. We are getting used to the new interface but there are a couple of changes that we find hinder our ability to use the interface. This bug is for the request for a deployment.Requesting a deployment now takes o...
4 months ago in UrbanCode / Deploy 2 Future consideration

Liberty zOS SAF delegation switch

In WAS z/OS traditional cells, we are using the paramters: com.ibm.security.SAF.authorization = false and com.ibm.security.SAF.delegation = false.The developers use the application-bnd.xml files to map J2EE roles to a bind-able referenced role in ...
4 months ago in WebSphere Liberty 1 Needs more information

Add support for com.ibm.mq.cfg.jmqi.useMQCSPauthentication in WAS 8.5.5.X

Currently the MQ RAR packaged with WAS 8.5.5.X is too old to support com.ibm.mq.cfg.jmqi.useMQCSPauthentication. This means that for anyone who is unable to move to WAS 9 any MQ connection is required to use far less secure passwords.
13 days ago in WebSphere traditional 0 Submitted

Support for SAML authentication

Direct access to central authentication servers using ldap/s protocol will not be allowed in many companies in the near future. Authentication must be possible using SAML and/or OpenID/OAuth
3 months ago in Rational Other / Change 0 Under review

Re-enable tool centric access management in Rational Change

With Rational Changes alternative to RDS, direct access to LDAP server (provided in Change 5.3.2.2), it is not longer possible to give access to Change Requests using tool specific means.Access to Change Requests is maintained using Access Contro...
3 months ago in Rational Other / Change 0 Under review

Fix bug in UrbanCode Release that writes favicon.ico errors to logs

UrbanCode Release v6.2.5.1 has a bug that causes errors and associated java Exception stack traces to be written to the var/log/stdout and var/log/ucrelease.log when some http(s) interaction with the application can't resolve the favicon.ico file....
3 months ago in UrbanCode / Release 1 Future consideration

Upgrade wadamin jyton to Python 3.9.4

We have a requirement to update WAS settings from within the secure wsadmin.sh runtime.The updates require calling out to other servers in our network using REST-ful calls. The GitHub "requests" module meets most needs. But we can not use it bec...
2 months ago in WebSphere traditional 1 Not under consideration

Scheduled System Blackouts

Enable a system wide capability to schedule a blackout period, either one-time (ad-hoc) or scheduled. This could only be performed by the designated system administrtors.As was mentioned RFE 129169, it is extremely tedious to currently do this at...
5 months ago in UrbanCode / Deploy 2 Planned for future release

Keep preferences when moving databases to new location when using direct LDAP connection

With direct connection from Rational Change to a corporate LDAP server (Change 5.3.2.2), the possibility to move a database to a new location in the file system while keeping all existing preferences has been removed.In RDS this was possible by ex...
3 months ago in Rational Other / Change 0 Under review