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Proventia Network Intrusion Prevention System

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What fixes are included in


This patch is intended to deliver GX7 specific fixes to date.

Note: This patch can take a some time to install (30 minutes or more). During the patch installation, the device will not be passing or inspecting traffic. Please plan for this accordingly.


  • Resolves an issue with link propagation on the GX7 and multiple link state changes occurring on the same interface within a small time interval, putting the device in an incorrect state.

BMC Firmware:

  • Resolves an issue with the temperature threshold being to low.
  • Resolves an issue with the VSENSE sensor.

Switch image:

  • Resolves an out of memory crash within the switch module.

Document information

More support for: IBM Security Network Intrusion Prevention System

Software version: 4.4

Operating system(s): Firmware

Reference #: 1609796

Modified date: 2013-04-25