X-SYMC-DLP-DetectorID header required for requests in DLP API Appliance

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Article ID: 220462

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Products

Data Loss Prevention API Detection for Developer Apps Virtual Appliance

Issue/Introduction

You have added a second API Appliance to your Enforce Server, and have followed the documentation for configuring your Client.

However, requests for the second Appliance are returning an error:

"Missing request header 'X-SYMC-DLP-DetectorID' for method parameter of type String"

This detail was not required for the first Appliance.

Cause

There was a defect in the 15.5 GA release, which required this information when more than one Appliance was present.

Environment

Release : 15.5 GA

Component : DLP API Appliance

Resolution

Update the Appliance to the 15.5 MP1 release.

This patch is available at the main portal for software downloads, under the section marked "DLP15.5MP1Appliance ":

Symantec_DLP_15.5_MP1_Appliance_15.5.1.0.234456.zip

Additional Information

Details confirmed in the 15.5 MP1 Release Notes:

4225918 = The API Detection Appliance erroneously required the HTTP header X-SYMC-DLP-DetectorID