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Allow customization of LDAP ping "dummy" user
It is possible to configure a periodic "heartbeat" that checks the connection to External Auth, and it is also possible to have it attempt an LDAP bind (via the ea.ping.profile setting).However, when it does this LDAP bind, it uses a fake user ("d...
Need to support configuration for all protocols regarding forward proxies
A customer with whom I am working requires forward proxies for all protocols they use, in this case FTPS, SFTP and HTTPS. Their expectation is that Secure Proxy support these protocols both as reverse and forward proxies.
Maintain FIPS support for SSP HSM
JCE FIPS implementation has changed in the JRE shipped with SSP 6.0.2 to add support for TLSv1.3. Require verification that FIPS mode will continue to be supported after migration from 18.104.22.168
Support for EBICS protocol/authentication in the DMZ
To enable EBICS protocol to be authenticated in the DMZ , SSP with SEAS using either LDAP or Sterling B2B Integrator (similar model to SSO token authentication to avoid duplicating authentication).
Some sites still require Implicit SSL due to business pressure
Implicit SSL is generally not a best practice when setting up FTPS. The preferred alternative is Explicit SSL, which is the current standard for FTPS connections for Secure Proxy. However, some of our customers experience intense business pressu...
SSP CM : Alternate JMS Connection Info under JMS Queue Management in Advanced - System Settings - CMSystemSettings - Globals
Sterling Secure Proxy Configuration ManagerHello Team, Even though there is option to have multiple JMS Configuration under CMSystemSettings, at a time only one JMS configuration can be set in JMS Queue Management to enable JMS queuing for CM. The...
Allow SSP engine certificate to be configured through configureEngineSsl.sh directly
The configureEngineSsl.sh script only supports importing configuration exported from CM. Typically CM and SSP engines are installed on different machines in different network zones. The certificates will be put on the servers directly. It's a lot ...
Add multiple ICAP servers
Would like to have the option to add an alternate ICAP server for redundancy
Add support for JN Union HSM devices
This will allow secure use of the platform in China.
Set up and track expiration of SSH public key in Authorized Key Store
Add more security to the keys, notification of expiration and renew them after certain period.
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