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Mobile Foundation

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Official compatibility with mySQL 5.8 as currently only supports 5.7.x which is now end of life

IBM site list Mobile First as only only supporting mySQL 5.7.x versions but this is now end of life by Oracle and poses a security risk to anyone using the solution. As such raised a ticket with IBM to see if 5.8 is officially supported and advise...
6 months ago in Mobile Foundation 0 Submitted

MFP SDK for Android to provide a unique identifier for the app versions in the user agent requesting an endpoint on the traffic level itself same like it is shown on iOS traffic.

We are continuously working to enhance and minimize suspicious high traffic activities generated by bad actors. We have placed rate-limiting rules to block high traffic generated by bad actors, which they get around by hitting endpoints under the ...
8 months ago in Mobile Foundation 1 Submitted

Provision to configure all client requests should use http/2 protocol

Hi Team, In current MFP 8.0 requests from client can be http/1 or http/2. But one of our customer is strickly looking for http/2 requests alone. When we had discussion with support team got to know that this is not existing feature and developer c...
10 months ago in Mobile Foundation 0 Submitted

Mobile First 8.0. with react native 0.66

Hello, Our mobile application currently use Mobile First 8.0. with react native 0.63. We want to upgrade React Native to the last Stable Version (0.66), we read the upgrade documentation and React Native require the library OKHttp v4.9.1. since 0....
11 months ago in Mobile Foundation 0 Submitted

Add ionic capacitor support for cordova-plugin-mfp

It's prefer capacitor instead cordova for ionic 5 app project.
about 1 year ago in Mobile Foundation 0 Submitted

Add rest API to control Mandatory Application Scope

In some cases we are not able to have automated deployments because the adapter is locked because it has Mandatory Application Scope. This requires manual intervention using the console app.
about 1 year ago in Mobile Foundation 0 Submitted

Apple TV management

Ability to remotely manager Apple TV boxes for customers in the field. Manage the devices so only approved corporate applications can be installed on the device.
over 1 year ago in Mobile Foundation 0 Submitted

Richtext push notification support through MFP console

Mobilefirst 8 console doesn't have the capability to deliver rich text push notifications. It is possible only to delivery text notifications. To achieve this it is possible only through REST API calls only. Request to enhance the MFP8 console cap...
almost 2 years ago in Mobile Foundation 0 Submitted

MFP 8 - Token encryption

We have a penetration test findings regarding encryption of the bearer token. During the test, they were able to decode the bearer token using Base64. The recommendation for the finding was to implement a stronger encryption mechanism. Please see ...
almost 2 years ago in Mobile Foundation 0 Submitted

Encrypt or obfuscate push notification settings

Hello!In the MFP database (PUSH_ENV table, CONFIGSTR column) push notification settings are stored in clear text.We propose to encrypt or obfuscate this data to improve security.
almost 2 years ago in Mobile Foundation 0 Submitted