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Status Future consideration
Workspace UrbanCode
Categories Deploy
Created by Guest
Created on Sep 15, 2020

Allow authentication with a certificate

In UrbaCode deploy there are two possible ways of authentication:
userid/password and token

Both authentication mechanisms are not considered secure enough to trigger deployments from an external pipeline.

Idea priority High
RFE ID 145275
RFE URL
RFE Product UrbanCode Deploy
  • Guest
    Apr 16, 2021

    Although the theme of this request is consistent with our business strategy, it is not committed to the release that is currently under development.

  • Guest
    Mar 1, 2021

    A preliminary evaluation of this request indicates that it is consistent with our business strategy. Further evaluation of this RFE is underway.

  • Guest
    Sep 15, 2020

    I would like to express that with the move towards cloud, many companies will have their tooling suite in a cloud platform. This increases the demand for secure access to your deployment solution. sOx compliant companies need to have a 100% secure authentication at production deployments on application code that might influence their company balance position. Urbancode Deploy therefore need to provide that level of security.