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IT15264: CUSTOM OAUTH PROCESS DOES NOT RETURN STATE PARAMETER IN ERROR RESPONSE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • With custom OAuth processing, if an authorization request is
    sent to Datapower containing a state parameter, but without a
    response_type parameter, DataPower sends the error and
    error_description parameters in the redirect, but the "state"
    parameter is missing.
    According to Oauth RFC 6749, the "state" parameter is REQUIRED
    if a "state" parameter was present in the client authorization
    request.  The exact value received from the client.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Affected is custom OAuth processing.
    
    If an authorization request is sent to Datapower containing a
    state parameter, but without a response_type parameter,
    DataPower sends the error and error_description parameters in
    the redirect, but the "state" parameter is missing.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT15264

  • Reported component name

    DATAPOWER

  • Reported component ID

    DP1234567

  • Reported release

    720

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2016-05-12

  • Closed date

    2016-05-17

  • Last modified date

    2016-05-17

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

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DATAPOWER

  • Fixed component ID

    DP1234567

Applicable component levels

  • R600 PSY

       UP

  • R601 PSY

       UP

  • R700 PSY

       UP

  • R710 PSY

       UP

  • R720 PSY

       UP

  • R602 PSN

       UP



Document information

More support for: IBM DataPower Gateways
General

Software version: 7.2

Reference #: IT15264

Modified date: 17 May 2016