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12c Business Intelligence Publisher Steps To Add Message Authentication Code (MAC) Support for BI Publisher 12c Reports Delivered Through SFTP Protocol (Doc ID 2544373.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 28, 2020

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


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Discuss steps to add message authentication code (MAC) support for BI Publisher reports delivered through SFTP protocol.

Some customers may require support for additional MAC algorithms defined by RFC 6668 in BI Publisher Delivery Manager SFTP delivery channel.


This requires BI Publisher SFTP channel to support hmac-sha1 (the only required MAC algorithm according to RFC 4253), by adding support for hmac-sha2-512 and hmac-sha2-256.


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