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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Jan 8, 2018

SCC should secure Cognos using the same certificates as the SCC application by default

The integrated Cognos instance in SCC should be secured using the same certificate stores as the SCC application itself. I should not use a CAMUSER certificate signed by CA as the default when SCC has been secured using private certificates. This creates a mismatch between the components and in the case where the customer operating environment is locked down, the certificates cannot be installed to the browser and all customization interfaces in Cognos will fail to launch when the Cognos is secured.
DeveloperWorks ID DW_ID55021
RTC ID RTC_ID430444
Link to original RFE http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=55021
  • Admin
    VIJAY CHOUGULE
    Nov 19, 2020

    Starting Control Center 6.2, we are have replaced Cognos as our default reporting engine, with native reporting engine, this idea appears to be not necessary.

  • Guest
    Mar 14, 2019

    Entirely agree, ICC HTTPS support is almost entirely unusable due to this issue. Self-signed certificates cannot be accepted by even mildly locked down modern browsers. I've raised this as a case previously.