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Cognos Business Intelligence 10.1.x interim fixes address a security vulnerability

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Abstract

Cognos Business Intelligence interim fixes address a security vulnerability affecting IBM Cognos Business Intelligence 10.1 and 10.1.1.

Download Description

The following interim fixes provide important product corrections related to a security vulnerability affecting IBM Cognos Business Intelligence 10.1 and 10.1.1.

  • IBM Cognos Business Intelligence 10.1 Interim Fix 16 (Implemented by file 10.1.4801.507)
  • IBM Cognos Business Intelligence 10.1.1 Interim Fix 15 (Implemented by file 10.1.6305.512)

Note - This Security Updater contains two instances of the Commons Collections library as .jar files (commons-collections-3.2.1.jar & commons-collections-3.2.2.jar). For this updater, the commons-collections-3.2.1.jar is the commons-collections-3.2.2.jar renamed.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence 10.1.x Security Interim Fixes are now cumulative. The updater files provided contain all the security fixes applicable to 10.1.x releases made available since January 2015. The updater files identified in the Download section can be applied if security fixes made available previously (including those available since January 2015) have already been installed.


It is recommended that you apply the appropriate fix to all affected environments at your earliest convenience.

Please refer to the Security Bulletin for more details.

Prerequisites

These interim fixes require the following releases are installed as prerequisites:

  • Cognos BI 10.1 Interim Fix 16 (10.1 IF16) requires that Cognos Business Intelligence 10.1 (i.e. 10.1.0) is already installed.
  • Cognos BI 10.1.1 Interim Fix 15 (10.1.1 IF15) requires that Cognos Business Intelligence 10.1.1 (i.e. 10.1.1) is already installed.

These Interim Fixes are compatible with all Fix Packs and Interim Fixes that have previously been made available for these releases.

Installation Instructions

To download an interim fix

  1. Review the prerequisites.
  2. Download the appropriate compressed tar file using the links in the Download package section.

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To install an interim fix on Linux or UNIX
  1. Copy the downloaded interim fix to the appropriate operating system.
  2. Change to the directory where you have copied the interim fix installation image.
  3. Enter the following command: gunzip <filename> .tar.gz | tar xvf –
  4. If you want to see the version of a component before you install it, unpack the tar file to disk, or read the table of contents of the tar file.
  5. Follow the Installation instructions in the IBM Cognos Business Intelligence Installation and Configuration Guide.
  6. Apply the interim fix to all installations.
Note: GNU Zip can be obtained from www.gzip.org and GNU tar can be obtained from www.gnu.org/software/tar

To install an interim fix on Windows
  1. Change to the directory where you have downloaded the interim fix.
  2. Using your file compress and decompress utility, decompress the .tar.gz file. If you are using WinZip, select the option "use folder names".
  3. If you want to see the version of a component before you install it, unpack the tar file to disk, or read the table of contents of the tar file.
  4. Follow the Installation instructions in the IBM Cognos Business Intelligence Installation and Configuration Guide.
  5. Apply the interim fix to all installations.

Applicable Tech Notes
Fix Pack and Interim Fix Rollback - http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21341204
Customization Considerations When Installing Interim Fixes - http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21632409


Download package

It is recommended that you install the latest available interim fix.


Download RELEASE DATE LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes) Download Options
What is Fix Central(FC)?
Cognos BI Server 32-bit 10.1 IF16 AIX 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 165960000 FC
Cognos BI Server 64-bit 10.1 IF16 AIX 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 185680000 FC
Cognos BI Server 32-bit 10.1 IF16 HP-UX Itanium 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 168360000 FC
Cognos BI Server 64-bit 10.1 IF16 HP-UX Itanium 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 193630000 FC
Cognos BI Server 32-bit 10.1 IF16 HP-UX PA-RISC 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 153730000 FC
Cognos BI Server 64-bit 10.1 IF16 HP-UX PA-RISC 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 179900000 FC
Cognos BI Server 32-bit 10.1 IF16 Linux pSeries 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 113890000 FC
Cognos BI Server 64-bit 10.1 IF16 Linux pSeries 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 127100000 FC
Cognos BI Server 32-bit 10.1 IF16 Linux x86 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 126540000 FC
Cognos BI Server 64-bit 10.1 IF16 Linux x86 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 139750000 FC
Cognos BI Server 31-bit 10.1 IF16 Linux zSeries 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 116040000 FC
Cognos BI Server 64-bit 10.1 IF16 Linux zSeries 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 129540000 FC
Cognos BI Server 32-bit 10.1 IF16 Solaris 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 134920000 FC
Cognos BI Server 64-bit 10.1 IF16 Solaris 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 150530000 FC
Cognos BI Server 32-bit 10.1 IF16 Windows 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 187450000 FC
Cognos BI Server 64-bit 10.1 IF16 Windows 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 269710000 FC
Cognos BI Server 32-bit 10.1.1 IF15 AIX 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 233390000 FC
Cognos BI Server 64-bit 10.1.1 IF15 AIX 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 265630000 FC
Cognos BI Server 32-bit 10.1.1 IF15 HP-UX Itanium 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 244390000 FC
Cognos BI Server 64-bit 10.1.1 IF15 HP-UX Itanium 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 292890000 FC
Cognos BI Server 32-bit 10.1.1 IF15 HP-UX PA-RISC 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 238680000 FC
Cognos BI Server 64-bit 10.1.1 IF15 HP-UX PA-RISC 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 273340000 FC
Cognos BI Server 32-bit 10.1.1 IF15 Linux pSeries 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 187740000 FC
Cognos BI Server 64-bit 10.1.1 IF15 Linux pSeries 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 217410000 FC
Cognos BI Server 32-bit 10.1.1 IF15 Linux x86 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 200670000 FC
Cognos BI Server 64-bit 10.1.1 IF15 Linux x86 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 221190000 FC
Cognos BI Server 31-bit 10.1.1 IF15 Linux zSeries 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 157120000 FC
Cognos BI Server 64-bit 10.1.1 IF15 Linux zSeries 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 177860000 FC
Cognos BI Server 32-bit 10.1.1 IF15 Solaris 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 209410000 FC
Cognos BI Server 64-bit 10.1.1 IF15 Solaris 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 233470000 FC
Cognos BI Server 32-bit 10.1.1 IF15 Windows 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 286830000 FC
Cognos BI Server 64-bit 10.1.1 IF15 Windows 30 Nov 2015 Language Independent 375470000 FC

Document information

More support for: Cognos Business Intelligence

Software version: 10.1, 10.1.1

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

Reference #: 4041201

Modified date: 05 October 2016