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WS-Security policy set bindings don't work with Web SSO global security

State Farm secures all their web resources in their WAR modules, so nothing is left unsecured. We have a JAX-WS web service endpoint. This is also apparently secured by the Web module security. We have WS-Security specific policy sets defined on t...
about 9 years ago in WebSphere traditional 1 Future consideration

Perform host name verification for SSL channels

On WAS 7 server deployed JavaEE application which acting as web service client (JAX-WS) and communicating with web service over HTTPS (SSL channel). When web service client made connection to target server, the common name (CN) from the server cer...
over 9 years ago in WebSphere traditional 1 Future consideration

Request to set the transaction timeout on connections to Microsoft SQL Server to a value other than infinity.

Our company has a production Business Process Management deployment which experiences intermittent outages due to the fact that we are unable to reset the transaction timeout on connections to Microsoft SQL Server to a value other than infinity. T...
about 11 years ago in WebSphere traditional 1 Future consideration

Remove the compromised ciphers from the Strong list in the Cipher suite settings for SSL

Some of the Cipher Suites in the Strong group are not "strong" anymore as have been compromised by attacks like "ROBOT". We think that they should not be included as default as "Strong" ciber-suites.
over 1 year ago in WebSphere traditional 0 Future consideration

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 n...
about 3 years ago in WebSphere traditional 3 Future consideration

Enable Account Lockout after 3 failed logins

Passwords are prune to Bruteforce attacks, an attacker can easily brute force the passwords as the password policy is weak andallows simple alpha numeric characters without any restriction of password length e.g.: admin, passetc.Account lockout me...
about 6 years ago in WebSphere traditional 2 Future consideration

Add feature to make WAS present SSL ciphers in order of strength

As the title says, Add a feature to WAS to present in order of strength the SSL ciphers configured to the clients connecting to WAS, regardless of what the client wants to enforce, as IHS (apache) does via the setting "SSLHonorCipherOrder on" or a...
over 7 years ago in WebSphere traditional 0 Future consideration

[jaxws] implements polymorphism for exceptions raised by jaxws servers

[JAX-WS] On server side, sub classes of exceptions declared in soap methods signatures when raised at runtime are not interpreted as if they were listed exceptions but treated as if they are undeclared exceptions (therefore in the soap fault the d...
almost 9 years ago in WebSphere traditional 1 Future consideration

WAS for z/OS V8 feature request about findMbean/queryNames behavior

We have 2 requirments about the findMBean/queryNames behaivior in multiple servant environment. The summary of the requirement is as follows: (1) We wants to check an MBean registered in OWN servant by findMBean/queryNames.(2) We wants to check an...
almost 12 years ago in WebSphere traditional 2 Future consideration

To support AES-256 password encryption in traditional WebSphere

As per this link https://www.ibm.com/docs/en/was/9.0.5?topic=files-encrypting-passwords-by-using-aes , WAS only supports AES-128 encryption. My customer's security standard requires AES-256 at the minimum.
8 months ago in WebSphere traditional 0 Future consideration