Fix Available for more secure authentication on login: WebSphere Portal, Web Content Management and Lotus Quickr for WebSphere Portal

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IBM has identified an opportunity to improve the login process used in WebSphere Portal and associated products.


This improvement of the login process provides a more secure authentication and more stable operating environment when the fixes for APARs PM08667 and PM12122 are installed together. Links to the fixes available from Fix Central are listed below.

Administrators are encouraged to install the fixes on affected releases of the products to ensure the continued stability of the environment and for the security of their user communities.

Related information

Fixes for PM08667
Fixes for PM12122

    Cross reference information
    Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
    Enterprise Content Management IBM Web Content Manager Security & User Management AIX, HP-UX, i5/OS, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS,,, Java edition
    Enterprise Content Management Workplace Web Content Management Security & User Management AIX, HP-UX, i5/OS, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS,,,,,, Java edition
    Organizational Productivity- Portals & Collaboration Lotus Quickr for WebSphere Portal Security AIX, Linux, Windows, 8.1.1, 8.1

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WebSphere Portal

Software version:,,,,,,,,,

Operating system(s):

AIX, HP-UX, IBM i, Linux, Solaris, Windows, i5/OS, z/OS

Software edition:

Enable, Express, Extend, Server

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