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WARNING: Unable to process SMSESSION cookie in Web Agent


Article ID: 41040


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CA Single Sign On Secure Proxy Server (SiteMinder) CA Single Sign On SOA Security Manager (SiteMinder) CA Single Sign-On SITEMINDER CA Single Sign On Agents (SiteMinder)



Web Agent is unable to process SMSESSION cookie and trace log shows
message as "SMSESSION cookie is custom from a third party and not




Session cookie was generated by a custom SDK agent but the agent that
is consuming/validating the session cookie didn't have the proper
configuration to handle the custom cookie.




CA Single Sign-On (SiteMinder) Web Agent




Set AcceptTPCookie to YES in the Agent Config Object (ACO) for all the
agents that will be validating the cookie that was generated by custom

Note that:

- Session spec in the session cookie will have some information to
  identify how this session was created (either by SDK or Web Agent).

- The Agent uses this information along with the AcceptTPCookie
  setting to validate a cookie that was generated by a custom SDK.

- In a multi Agents environment, AcceptTPCookie must be set to YES in
  all agents that need to validate the cookie that was originally
  generated by SDK.