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Rational License Key Server Interim Fix 3 for 8.1.4

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IBM Rational License Key Server 8.1.4_iFix003 has been made generally available and contains fixes to Rational License Key Server Administration and Reporting Tool.

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The Change history section provides an overview on what is new in this release with a description of any new functions or enhancements when applicable.

This section provides information related to the impact of this release to allow you to assess how your environment may be affected.

This section provides important information to review prior to the installation of this release.

This section provides the direct link to obtain the download package for installation in your environment.

This section provides the installation instructions necessary to apply this release into your environment.

The Known side effects section contains a link to the known problems (open defects) identified at the time of this release.

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Prerequisites include:

Version of IBM Installation Manager required: IBM Installation Manager 1.6.2 or later.

Parent release: IBM Rational License Key Server 8.1.4.

Uninstall the Rational License Key Server 8.1.4 iFix02, if it is installed.

Installation Instructions

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To install the Rational License Key Server 8.1.4. iFix03 for Rational License Key Server Agent, and Rational License Key Server Administration and Reporting Tool:

  1. Uninstall the Rational License Key Server 8.1.4 iFix02, if it is installed.
  2. Download and extract the iFix03 packages to a temporary directory.
  3. Open the Installation Manager.
  4. Click File > Preferences.
  5. Click Add Repository.
  6. For Rational License Key Server Agent, and Rational License Key Server Administration and Reporting Tool, select repository.config file from their respective temporary directory in which the iFix03 packages are extracted.
  7. Click OK.
  8. Click Apply.
  9. Click OK to return to the home page.
  10. From the home page, click Update.
  11. From the Update Packages page, select IBM RLKS Administration Agent or IBM RLKS Administration and Reporting Tool.
  12. Click Next to validate the package with iFix03.
  13. Click Update.
  14. A confirmation message is displayed after the package is updated.
  15. Click Finish.

For information on installing and configuring the IBM Rational License Key Server Administration and Reporting Tool, see the Installing the server administration and reporting tool topic.

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How critical is this fix?

Impact Assessment
Impact Description

This is an interim release of Rational License Key Server 8.1.4. It contains fixes to Rational License Key Server Administration and Reporting Tool.

Problems solved

Click the Fix List link in the table of contents above to review a list of the problems solved in this release.

Known side effects

The following client reported defects were not resolved in this release:

Restarting Rational License Key Server Administration and Reporting Tool after uninstalling the Rational License Key Server 8.1.4 iFix results in "404 - Page Not Found" error. (technote: 21656433)

How to restore the images of the saved chart-based reports after uninstalling Rational License Key Server 8.1.4 iFix. (technote: 21656431)

Review the Prerequisites section of the parent release to this iFix for a list of known problems.

Change history

What's new

The primary focus of this release is to fix the security vulnerability in the Rational License Key Server Administration and Reporting Tool that were found in Rational License Key Server version 8.1.4 release. This release also addresses user based reports and LDAP configuration related issues.

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Download RELEASE DATE LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes) Download Options
What is Fix Central(FC)?
RCL 8.1.4 iFix03 18 Nov 2013 English 57933824 FC

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Document information

More support for: Rational License Key Server

Software version: 8.1.4

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 4036465

Modified date: 18 November 2013

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