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IT27872: WRONG HANDLING OF SOAPACTION HEADER IN EXPOSED SOAP SERVICES CAUSES HTTP 404

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Invoking a SOAP service by providing in the SOAPAction a URL
    enclosed in double quotes results in HTTP 404.
    

Local fix

  • Remove double quotes character from SOAPAction header.
    

Problem summary

  • Gateway cannot handle SOAP header with URL surrounded by
    double quotes.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Allow quotations in the SOAPAction Header value.
    
    Fixed In: 2018.4.1.3
    

Temporary fix

  • Ensure SOAPAction Header does not have surrounding quotation
    marks.
    

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT27872

  • Reported component name

    DATAPOWER

  • Reported component ID

    DP1234567

  • Reported release

    18X

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-01-24

  • Closed date

    2019-02-26

  • Last modified date

    2019-02-26

  • 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



Document information

More support for: IBM DataPower Gateways
General

Software version: 18X

Reference #: IT27872

Modified date: 26 February 2019