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IT28885: DATAPOWER MIGHT RELOAD UNEXPECTEDLY IF OAUTH SCOPE IS RETURNED EMPTY FOR INTROSPECTION

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • DataPower might experience and unexpected reload if the
    Introspection endpoint for a 3rd Party oauth provider returns
    an empty JSON array as a scope.
    

Local fix

  • Encode the JSON array as a string or use a space separated
    listed as described in RFC 6749 Section 3.3
    
    eg.
    doublequote[]doublequote
    OR
    singlequote[]singlequote
    

Problem summary

  • DataPower might unexpected reload when the scope is returned as
    empty for OAuth Introspection.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT28885

  • Reported component name

    DATAPOWER

  • Reported component ID

    DP1234567

  • Reported release

    18X

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-04-22

  • Closed date

    2019-05-24

  • Last modified date

    2019-05-29

  • 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 #: IT28885

Modified date: 29 May 2019