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How to pass/query Username/pwd with Web Service request

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Article ID: 89670

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Products

CA Automic Workload Automation - Automation Engine

Issue/Introduction

How to pass/query Username/pwd with Web Service request

Environment

Release: AUTOME99000-2.0-Automic-Oracle Retail MOM-Enterprise Edition
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Resolution

Symptoms

We are sending credentials (user/password from Web Connection login) to the (https) Web Server for validation before initializing the service.
  
   
 There is no user/password info being passed to the SOAP or http headers.
 
 How can we validate the user requesting the service if it isn't being passed?
 Do we have to use a ws-security policy file? 


Cause


Resolution

Username, and password can be passed using a Webservice Policy Files. This is documented in the Webservide Agent Guide in chapter 2.4.

2.4 Defining Web Service Policy Files