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IT10478: "UNKNOWN PASSWORD ALIAS" ERROR WHILE GENERATING KEY IN "CRYPTO TOOLS"

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • While using the "Generate Key" function in "Crypto
    Tools" and specifying a password alias, the key may fail to
    generate if done in an application domain.  See example of
    error below:
    20150711T134411.300Z,AppDomain,cli,error,,,1455967,,,0x0,,,
    "keygen : 'abradab' is an unknown password alias"
    The error is not received if generating a key from the default
    domain with a password alias.
    

Local fix

  • Generate the key from the default domain when using "password
    alias".
    

Problem summary

  • Affected is "Crypto Tools" key generation.
    
    Password Alias would fail to be found when Generating a Key
    outside of the default domain.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT10478

  • Reported component name

    DATAPOWER

  • Reported component ID

    DP1234567

  • Reported release

    720

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2015-08-04

  • Closed date

    2015-10-23

  • Last modified date

    2015-11-06

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Modules/Macros

  • 0
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DATAPOWER

  • Fixed component ID

    DP1234567

Applicable component levels

  • R720 PSY

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Document information

More support for: IBM DataPower Gateways
General

Software version: 7.2

Reference #: IT10478

Modified date: 06 November 2015