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Connect Direct File Agent: Encryption and Decryption of keystore and truststore password
To setup client certifcate authentication for the File Agent, keystore and truststore passwords are required to be specified in clear text either on the command line or in a .lax file. Since the passwords are in clear text, this creates a securit...
synchronize the versions of JRE in Connect Direct
Install agent is packaged with an older version of Java with numerous security vulnerabilities. Main java : $ ./jre/ibm-java-x86_64-80/jre/bin/java -version
java version "1.8.0_261"
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 220.127.116.11 - pxa6480sr6fp15-...
CD for system i does not have possibility IFS directories and libraries restriction as on other platforms
In CD for unix is possible to define restriction for download and source directories in user map configuration on local functional user. I do not see this possiblity on CD for system i, Please could you add this functionality also for transfer fro...
Add cipher support
Need to connect to a wide variety of Customers.
TLS_RSA_WITH_AES_256_CCM (0xC0,0x9D)TLS_DHE_RSA_WITH_AES_128_CCM (0xC0,0x9E)TLS_DHE_RSA_WITH_AES_256_CCM (0xC0,0x9F)TLS_RSA_WITH_AES_128_CCM_8 (0xC0,0xA0)TLS_RSA_WITH_AES_256_CCM_8 (0xC0,0xA...
Allow Certificate-Based Authentication to Connect:Direct AIJ
Allow Connect:Direct to authenticate to Control Center using Kerberos.
Make the version info in the banner of the CLI commands (direct, ndmcli, ...) & GUIs consult a file in the install tree
We have received several security findings because CD gives version details that will allow hackers info on how to hack the software.
Connect:Direct for HP Non-Stop v18.104.22.168 bug fix needed to display protocol in full in NDM log
Currently in NDM log for C:D HP Non-Stop v22.214.171.124, the protocol is not displayed in full. In v126.96.36.199 there was only SSL vs TLS, but in v188.8.131.52, it is TLS1.0 and TLS1.2, thus truncation happened. Since operation/application support teams do not u...
Auditing Feature to iSeries C:D
Good Afternoon, i would like to see the auditing feature in your current product Sterling Gentran being added to Sterling Connect Direct.
owner and private authorities for the new IFS object on system i
Please for change security design of C:D for system i. The incoming files to IFS on system i by C:D RMTSYSTEM job are created with owner CDADMIN and public *RWX authority. This causes lead to significant problems in further processing of these obj...
Capture x509 SSL Exp Dates for Adjacent Nodes
Currently, we cannot find the x.509 Exp Dates in the Copy Termination records for our adjacent nodes. We would like to be able to report on upcoming expired certs for our business partners via an Activity Report.
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