WebSphere Portal DDC – “List of pending network invitations” not working

WebSphere Portal DDC – “List of pending network invitations” not working Hi all, last week I had to deal with a problem in WebSphere Portal 8.5 when using DDC to display IBM Connections content. There is a DDC component that allows retrieving profiles based content. We used this to offer a “invite to network” link […]

Critical vulnerability in WebSphere Application Server (CVE-2015-7450)

Critical vulnerability in WebSphere Application Server (CVE-2015-7450) Hi all, as you maybe already heard, a critical vulnerability has been detected in J2EE application servers such as (WebSphere Application Server, JBoss, WebLogic …). This security issue describes a problem that comes into play when Java code uses deserialization of objects (a fundamental feature of Java object […]

IBM Connections – HowTo create a custom profile type for external users

IBM Connections – HowTo create a custom profile type for external users Hi all, when you deploy IBM Connections your customer might have requirements of a custom Profile view (different / additional attributes, design changes, different profile types …). But as soon as you enable IBM Connections for external users, you might run into trouble. […]