1.1.0.0-ISS-VSP-FP001 - Fix Pack for VSP 1.1.0.0

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Abstract

This patch contains a roll-up of the currently available patches for VSP 1.1

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IBM Security Virtual Server Protection for VMware 1.1
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Last modified: 11/02/2012

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CONTENTS
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- Description
- Compatibility
- Applying the Update
- MD5 of included files
- Customer Support
- Reporting product issues


DESCRIPTION
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This patch contains a roll up of the currently available patches for IBM Security Virtual Server Protection for VMware 1.1 plus new content.

Details
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This patch enhances the security of the virtual machine observer portion of the product. This patch also resolves an issue with LMI errors and Anti-rootkit IM message log issues caused by incorrect handling of guest names containing non-ANSI characters. In addition, this patch contains code fixes for an interruption in Anti-rootkit functionality when pausing and resuming a protected virtual machine.


COMPATIBILITY
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This update is applicable only to:
IBM Security Virtual Server Protection for VMware 1.1


APPLYING THE UPDATE
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To apply the update: (all steps performed with root permissions)

1. Unzip the 1.1.0.0-ISS-VSP-FP001.zip file.

2. Copy the file 1.1.0.0-ISS-VSP-FP001.sh that was extracted from step 1 to the IBM Security Virtual Server Protection for VMware machine's /root directory.

3. From the /root directory, run: sh 1.1.0.0-ISS-VSP-FP001.sh
e.g. `sh 1.1.0.0-ISS-VSP-FP001.sh`

4. Wait for the patch to finish installing.


MD5 OF INCLUDED FILES
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4A1426D648CD2C2967D21B0C75E21A28 1.1.0.0-ISS-VSP-FP001.sh


CUSTOMER SUPPORT FOR NORTH AMERICA
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IBM Security Solutions provides technical support to customers that are entitled to receive support.

The IBM Support Portal
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Before you contact IBM Security Solutions about a problem, see the IBM Support Portal at http://www.ibm.com/software/support

The IBM Software Support Guide
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If you need to contact technical support, use the methods described in the IBM Software Support Guide at http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/sas/f/handbook/home.html

The guide provides the following information:
- Registration and eligibility requirements for receiving support
- Customer support telephone numbers for the country in which you are located
- Information you must gather before contacting customer support


INFORMATION REQUIRED FOR REPORTING PRODUCT ISSUES
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If you encounter a problem with this product, please make notes that are as detailed as possible about the following:

- Version of IBM Security Virtual Server Protection for VMware
- IBM Security Virtual Server Protection for VMware configuration
- Network deployment
- Specific failure symptoms or undesirable behavior

This information helps us reproduce the problem and resolve it as quickly as possible.


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Product Alias/Synonym

VSP IBM-VSP

Document information


More support for:

IBM Security Virtual Server Protection for VMware

Software version:

1.1

Operating system(s):

Firmware

Software edition:

All Editions

Reference #:

1616186

Modified date:

2014-11-17

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