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Workspace WebSphere Liberty
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 4, 2021

Support SAN on CAC\Smart Card with Liberty server

Add support Subject Alternative Names (SANs) for use with CAC\Smart Cards in Liberty server
Currently using 19.0.0.8 with the ssl-1.0 feature.

Idea priority High
RFE ID 149063
RFE URL
RFE Product WebSphere Application Server
  • Admin
    Gary Picher
    Aug 23, 2021

    Although we do not support directly mapping the SAN, we added support for plugging in custom X509CertificateMapper implementations for exactly this type of case where someone needs to map something that we don't explicitly provide first-class support for.

    That support is described on this page:

    https://www.ibm.com/docs/en/was-liberty/base?topic=liberty-ldap-certificate-map-mode

    ...in the section entitled "Example of a custom X509CertificateMapper implementation".

    Using a custom X509CertificateMapper is the preferred way to map attributes that are not directly supported by us in the config.