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Security Bulletin: IBM StoredIQ has released Interim Fix in response to the vulnerabilities known as Spectre and Meltdown.

Security Bulletin


IBM has released the following Interim Fix for IBM StoredIQ in response to CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2017-5715 and CVE-2017-5754.

Vulnerability Details

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product Name
Affected Versions
IBM StoredIQ -


Product VRMF APAR Remediation/First Fix
IBM StoredIQ - N/A Apply Interim Fix that is available from Fix Central. While it is recommended to upgrade to latest Fix Pack first, this Interim Fix can also be applied to previous Fix Packs.

Workarounds and Mitigations


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Related information

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The vulnerability was reported to IBM by Google Project Zero.

Change History

18 January 2018: Original version published
02 February 2018: Revised version published
05 February 2018: Interim Fix has been updated on Fix Central

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Document information

More support for: StoredIQ

Software version: 7.6

Operating system(s): Platform Independent

Reference #: 2012718

Modified date: 05 February 2018