Disabling WebSphere® Application security settings before installing HCL Connections

Confirm the disabling of some WebSphere® Application Server security settings before you install HCL Connections.

About this task

Confirm that the following security settings are disabled. They are disabled by default.


  1. Confirm that Java 2 security is disabled.
    1. In the WebSphere® Application Server Integrated Solutions Console, click Security > Global.
    2. In the Java 2 security section, ensure that the Use Java 2 security to restrict application access to local resources option is not selected.
  2. Confirm that Logout on HTTP Session Expiration is disabled.

    This WebSphere® feature applies only to single web applications and HCL Connections is a set of tightly integrated web applications and not a single web application.

    1. In the WebSphere® Application Server Integrated Solutions Console click Security > Global.
    2. Under Custom properties, make sure that com.ibm.ws.security.web.logoutOnHTTPSessionExpire is either not listed or set to false.