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IT25198: JSON STRINGS MIGHT FAIL TO PARSE IN AAA POLICY IF IT CONTAINS RESERVED XML CHARACTERS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When validating JSON Web Token (JWT) using a AAAPolicy, JSON
    string might fail to parse if it contains reserved XML
    characters such as '&'.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Affected is the use of JWT(JSON Web Token) validation.
    When using JWT validation and AAAPolicy, and its JSON String
    includes reserved XML characters like '&', then the JWT
    validation will fail.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT25198

  • Reported component name

    DATAPOWER

  • Reported component ID

    DP1234567

  • Reported release

    750

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2018-05-30

  • Closed date

    2018-07-18

  • Last modified date

    2018-07-25

  • 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

  • R760 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: IBM DataPower Gateways
General

Software version: 750

Reference #: IT25198

Modified date: 25 July 2018