This is an IBM Automation portal for Digital Business Automation products. To view all of your ideas submitted to IBM, create and manage groups of Ideas, or create an idea explicitly set to be either visible by all (public) or visible only to you and IBM (private), use the IBM Unified Ideas Portal (https://ideas.ibm.com).
Shape the future of IBM!
We invite you to shape the future of IBM, including product roadmaps, by submitting ideas that matter to you the most. Here's how it works:
Search existing ideas
Start by searching and reviewing ideas and requests to enhance a product or service. Take a look at ideas others have posted, and add a comment, vote, or subscribe to updateson them if they matter to you. If you can't find what you are looking for,
Post your ideas
Post an idea.
Get feedback from the IBM team and other customers to refine your idea.
Follow the idea through the IBM Ideas process.
Please use the following category to raise ideas for these offerings for all environments (traditional on premises, containers, on cloud):
Cloud Pak for Automation - including Business Automation Studio, Business Automation Insights
Business Automation Workflow (BAW) - including BAW, Business Process Manager, Workstream Services, Business Performance Center, Advanced Case Management
Content and Capture Services - including Filenet, Automation Document Processing, Daeja, Navigator, Content Collector, Enterprise Records, Business Automation Content Analyzer, Datacap, Automation Mobile Capture, Content Manager OnDemand, IBM Content Manager
Automation Decision Services (ADS) - including ADS, Operational Decision Manager
Robotic Process Automation
Robotic Process Automation with Automation Anywhere
IBM Blueworks Live
Business Automation Manager Open Edition
Specific links you will want to bookmark for future use
Allow only authenticated users to execute scripts through API
Implement an authentication flow for API calls to IBM RPA clients.
There are multiple business concerns with the lack of authenticated calls:
1- It's impossible to check which tenant user triggered specific scripts.
2- With the proper policy set, everyone with remote network access to an RPA client can execute scripts through API.
The current situation requires IT admins to implement firewall rules to avoid remote calls of specific remote machines if only one device needs to provide API calls.
With that said, we suggest implementing an API-authenticated flow to handle the remote 8099 port calls. The authentication flow can use the existent API v2.
Do not place IBM confidential, company confidential, or personal information into any field.