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SI50213 - Integrity Problem

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Abstract

Integrity Problem


Pre/Co-Requisite PTF / Fix List

REQ  LICENSED      PTF/FIX  LEVEL

TYPE PROGRAM  REL  NUMBER   MIN/MAX  OPTION
---- -------- ---  -------  -------  ------
NONE



NOTICE:
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including programs that circumvent control technology designed to limit
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for future PTFs.  By applying this PTF you authorize and agree to the
foregoing.

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APAR Error Description / Circumvention

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The OSPFv2 routing protocol specified in RFC 2328 has an
ambiguity that can be exploited and allow for traffic to be
black-holed and/or redirected.

CORRECTION FOR APAR 'SE55804' :
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Security fix in IBM i OSPF.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR 'SE55804' :
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None.


Activation Instructions


None.




Special Instructions


Before applying/removing
ENDTCPSVR SERVER(*OMPROUTED)

After applying/removing
STRTCPSVR SERVER(*OMPROUTED)

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THE FOLLOWING ARE SUPERSEDED SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS. IF THE SUPERSEDED
PTF HAS ALREADY BEEN APPLIED AND ITS SPECIAL INSTRUCTION FOLLOWED,
IT IS NOT NECESSARY TO FOLLOW THAT SPECIAL INSTRUCTION AGAIN.
********************************************************************

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR SUPERSEDED PTF SI46967:
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Before remove/apply the PTF:
ENDTCPSVR *OMPROUTED
After remove/apply the PTF:
1. default startup (start RIP and OSPF)
STRTCPSVR SERVER(*OMPROUTED)
2. if customer uses RIP only
STRTCPSVR SERVER(*OMPROUTED) INSTANCE(*RIP)
3. if customer uses OSPF only
STRTCPSVR SERVER(*OMPROUTED) INSTANCE(*OSPF)

Note: If NOT issue ENDTCPSVR *OMPROUTED before apply the PTF, it may
cause the status confusion.
remove the PTF and follow the steps above to apply the PTF again.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR SUPERSEDED PTF SI46330:
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Before remove/apply the PTF:
ENDTCPSVR *OMPROUTED

After remove/apply the PTF:
1. default startup (start RIP and OSPF)
STRTCPSVR SERVER(*OMPROUTED)
2. if customer uses RIP only
STRTCPSVR SERVER(*OMPROUTED) INSTANCE(*RIP)
3. if customer uses OSPF only
STRTCPSVR SERVER(*OMPROUTED) INSTANCE(*OSPF)

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR SUPERSEDED PTF SI38012:
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Before remove/apply the PTF:
ENDTCPSVR *OMPROUTED
After remove/apply the PTF:
STRTCPSVR *OMPROUTED


Default Instructions

THIS PTF CAN BE APPLIED IMMEDIATE OR DELAYED.



Supersedes

PTF/FIX NO(S).  APAR TITLE LINE
--------------  ------------------------------------------------------------
   SI48910      OSP-COMM-TCPIP-OTHER-UNPRED OMPROUTED RIP NOT SUPPORTING DYN
   SI47955      TCPIP-CFG-F/QTOOGLOBAL-T/QCMD-MSGTCP9999 ADDING RIP2 INTERFA
   SI46967      OSP-PAR-940XCOMLAN WHEN VIPA IS DEACTIVATED IT IS NOT REMOVE
   SI46330      OSP-MSGMCH3601-PAR-940XCOM OMPROUTED SERVER FAILS WITH MCH36
   SI38012      OSP-OSPF OSPF/RIPng support for PPP IPv6
   SI38725      OSP-OSPF OSPF/RIPng loop problem

Summary Information

System.............................. i
Models..............................
Release............................. V7R1M0
Licensed Program............... 5770SS1
APAR Fixed.......................... View details for APAR SE55804
Superseded by:...................... View fix details for PTF SI64412
Recompile........................... N
Library............................. QSYS
MRI Feature ........................ NONE
Cum Level........................... NONE


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Document information

More support for: i family

Software version: V7R1M0

Operating system(s): OS/400

Reference #: SI50213

Modified date: 02 August 2013