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More detailed ERROR logging for SEAS
SEAS logging at ERROR level does not provide sufficient information regarding authentication failures, forcing us to keep logging level at DEBUG which uses an extremely high amount of disk space in order to have sufficient log retention.For exampl...
Radiant Logic LDAP to be added in the list of LDAPs supported by SEAS.
Business requires Trading Partner's accessing myfilegateway via ssp, should be able to change the password whenever they want. Trading Partner's login credentials are stored under Radiant Logic LDAP.Currently Radiant Logic LDAP is not supported in...
Password Security Controls
Password security controls for SEAS administrator interfaces using local authentication are not sufficient.
Minimum password length of eight characters can’t be enforced.
Passwords expiration can’t be enforced.
Password complexity settings a...
Inactivity Session Timeout Controls - Administrator Accounts
The administrative consoles for the Sterling External Authentication Server do not contain inactivity session timeout settings. This is not in compliance with our security procedures that require implementation of automatic system timeouts that e...
BKFS - Centralized administrator User Provisioning for SEAS
User accounts created in LDAP must also be created in the following GUIs: SFG, SSPcm, Control Center. Ability to centralize/ "one time" provisioning for all Sterling software would simplify the system administration.
SEAS CRL and use of cached CRL
Enable SEAS to be configured in the UI to allow the cached CRL to be used after the refresh interval has expired. In the current setup, unchecking 'Reject expired CRL' does so, but also fails authentications at the end of the refresh interval.
SEAS Logging Update - User Account/Key Auth
We have SEAS pointing to an LDAP for authentication. When a user account fails to authenticate via SSH public/private key, the logs show that failure in 'error' mode, but that line does not contain the useraccount that failed to log in. We can onl...
Admin User ID Creation Automation specifically for SEAS.
System : SEASActor: User needing automated Admin User id on-boarding.SEAS presently we have to use Java Thick client to log in and create Admin users. As part of the firm-wide initiative they need the Admin users on-boarding/off-boarding to be au...
SEAS RFE to make generic authentication more robust
According to the SEAS L3 team this is basically working as designed. The Generic authentication do come with limitation, your user will be mapped to 1 user, in your case, this is admin user.
SEAS to allow different passphrase for the KEYCERT and Keystore and Trustore
SEAS has to allow different passphrase for the KEYCERT and Keystore and Trustore. When submitting a CSR to Symantec CA a certificate passphrase has to be setup. Currently it MUST match Keystore and Trustore passphrase or certificate import and/or ...
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