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IT30116: JWS 'EXP' HEADER MIGHT YIELD A PARSE ERROR IF IT IS NUMERIC TYPE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Setting the 'exp' protected header to a JSON number results in
    the following error:
    [0x85800028][crypto][error]: Invalid type 'number (1111111111)'
    detected on method invocation. Method name: setProtected;
    Parameter index: 1; Expected type: string
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • DataPower will fail the validation of a JWS when 'exp' is a
    protected header with a non string value.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT30116

  • Reported component name

    DATAPOWER

  • Reported component ID

    DP1234567

  • Reported release

    770

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-08-28

  • Closed date

    2019-10-15

  • Last modified date

    2019-10-15

  • 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: 770

Reference #: IT30116

Modified date: 15 October 2019