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WebSphere Liberty

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Require basic Two-Factor Authentication support in the core Websphere Liberty/OIDC capability

The CLM products currently integrate with OIDC capability built on Liberty to provide SSO capabilities. We would like the OIDC capability to be enhanced to provide two factor authentication support. The two factor support can be as simple as sendi...
about 7 years ago in WebSphere Liberty 2 Not under consideration

infinispan feature

During migration from JBoss to Liberty we lacked of information and feature on how to port infinispan on liberty. We saw only a feature to manage HTTP session.
over 4 years ago in WebSphere Liberty 1 Not under consideration

Liberty: Allow variables expansion in jvm.options

Please allow variables expansion in jvm.options of WAS liberty profile the same way it is possible in server.xml
over 7 years ago in WebSphere Liberty 2 Not under consideration

Expose for Application access

An application may need to access transaction manager in order to suspend and resume the current thread's transaction programmatically. This feature could be achieved through UowManager in Websphere Traditional. But, Liberty provides a UoWManager ...
over 2 years ago in WebSphere Liberty 0 Future consideration

imcl not usable if usrprf has password *none

We started using ansible for managing our ibm i platform. We host a large websphere environment on it. I started to do the updates of Express and liberty via ansible. The first approaches did not work because of imcl complaining about the ansible ...
over 2 years ago in WebSphere Liberty 0 Future consideration

Support OAuth token hashing and encryption

The OAuth/OpenID Connect provider relies on database/volumn encryption to protect access token and associated user data, which is insufficient to prevent data breach. The OAuth bearer access_token represents user credential, and should be protecte...
over 5 years ago in WebSphere Liberty 0 Future consideration

Liberty API to validate IDP metadata for SAML Configuration

Currently while configuring SAML in ICP , users have to upload IDP metadata as one of the step, Currently ICP does not validate this metadata, validating this would mean ICP has to maintain its own version of SAML schema. It would be better if Lib...
over 5 years ago in WebSphere Liberty 1 Not under consideration

Complete OSGI modularization of all Liberty Profile Implementation(s)

The complete functionality of the Liberty Profile implementation should be modularized by means of OSGI. Thus, it should be possible that any custom extension to the Liberty Profile server can be implemented and provided as OSGI feature. In partic...
about 11 years ago in WebSphere Liberty 3 Not under consideration

Extra security check against requests from users who are already authenticated

After a user is authenticated, there are still checks against the server's guest id to the EJBROLE profiles. This can cause, in some cases, excessive logging of unexpected, but valid, failures against the server's guest id and the EJBROLE profiles...
about 3 years ago in WebSphere Liberty 1 Not under consideration

batchManagerZos stop operation

A batchjob in z/OS thats using batchManagerZos indirectly calls a Liberty server for starting up a java batch job. Today, STOP operation will only stops the wrapper job, not the actual batchjob running in Liberty server. We require that a stop req...
over 6 years ago in WebSphere Liberty 1 Not under consideration