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PINNED Present Multiple Host Keys - RSA and ECDSA
As with standard Linux servers today Secure Proxy should be able to present Host Keys (more than one) in both RSA and ECDSA formats depending on what type the vendor incoming connection supports. Vendors are demanding Host Keys that are stronger t...
PINNED Add support to controllerWorkflow script to restart BPs that are in "completed, error" state by individual BP IDs
During system issues, we are unable to bulk restart the BP IDs at a time. This is causing huge support effort in the clean-up process. Existing controllerWorkflow.sh script doesn't have a solution to restart the BPIDs that are in "completed, error...

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Allow Legal Characters in SSH Remote Profile Fields (Sterling File Gateway)

There are several characters that are legal in the SSH protocol, but are not allowed in the SFG UI and B2B API's. Remote Hostname: ~!@#$%^&*()_+=[]{}|\:’;”<>,?/ and SPACE Remote Host Username: !#%^&*()+{}[]|’;”<>? and SPACE Rem...
almost 3 years ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Standards 2 Delivered

Microsoft Exchange disabling basic Authentication based connections to Exchange online

Microsoft have announced that they will be disabling basic Authentication based connections to Exchange online. Basic Authentication means that the client application passes the username and password with every request. Although simple to setup an...

Ability to suggest more items to SIM cycle count feature and create count tasks for the day

Once the cycle count scheduler creates the count tasks, customer would like to create additional count tasks for the day manually and count them as a cycle count activity. Customer wants cycle count program to consider these manually created count...
over 1 year ago in Store Engagement / APIs & SDKs 3 Delivered

Passing B2Bi Process data to SCC

SCC currently can import a single item from B2Bi Process Data. However, with the use of an Xpath statement multiple process data items can be concatenated into a single string item with optional delimiters or other markers. Sadly, SCC does not hav...
over 6 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Usability 0 Delivered

C:D Installation in Google Cloud and ability to write directly to Google Storage

This enhancement is for the ability to write files directly to Google Cloud Storage using Connect Direct from any other connect direct platform. Also, guidance on C:D installation in Google Cloud in general
almost 5 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Other 2 Delivered

Support Multipart form data in https and API gateway

We have received customer request to call partner API with multipart form data upload and currently we dont support it. It need to be available on https and API gateway boht.
3 months ago in Sterling B2B Integration SaaS / Communication Protocols 2 Delivered

Ability to Scan Files for Viruses in the DMZ before arrival in Secure Zone

Need a facility to contact a server via ICAP to scan files (similar to how QuickFile) works. This can be achieved by installing SSP perimeter servers on the virus server in its zone and have SSP engines leverage a persistent connection between the...
over 6 years ago in Sterling Secure Proxy / Usability 1 Delivered

Add TLS 1.3 Support to Connect:Direct

TLS v1.3 was recently released, and we would like to see it added to Connect:Direct w/Secure+ as an available security option for all platforms that support it.
about 6 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct / Security 5 Delivered

Provide control over who can use the SNODEID parameter

With SPOE, the SNODEID presents a security vulnerability. The SNODEID is hard-coded in the process in clear text. Anyone authorized to use CDZ and able to read the file where the SNODEID is coded, typically in the process library, can create and s...
almost 6 years ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS 4 Delivered

IBM Sterling B2B Integrator 6.0.2 - Support for Oracle 19c

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over 4 years ago in Sterling B2B Integrator / Installation & Upgrade 1 Delivered