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December, 2017 - BigFix products technical support newsletter



Client self assist - Technical Support Information for IBM BigFix and IBM License Usage administrators and users.
Mail date: December 29, 2017


This newsletter is intended to help you, our valued IBM BigFix and other Endpoint Management clients, be proactive in the support and administration of your software. We hope you find it useful!

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      New version 2.0 of IBM BigFix App for QRadar is available
      The IBM BigFix App for QRadar retrieves endpoint security data from BigFix to increase the scope and depth of QRadar security intelligence, providing better insight into the overall security hygiene of the assets in an organization. Some of the outstanding updates in this version are configuration compliance status, on demand malware classification of crypto-hashes through IBM X-Force Exchange, trending for BigFix security data with a selectable time interval.
      BigFix 9.5 Patch 8 is now available
      The main features included in this release are: Support for IBM BigFix relay on TinyCore v8.2, support for IBM BigFix agent and relay on Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, enhanced cleanup utilities, APAR and defect fixes, security enhancements
      BigFix 9.2 Patch 12 is now available ( of the BigFix Platform)
      The main features of this release include: Security enhancements and APAR and defect fixes
      BigFix Protection End of Life and Migration
      Reminder: IBM will stop supporting BigFix Protection(Trend CPM) after December 31st, 2017.

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Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Security IBM BigFix Compliance
Security IBM BigFix Detect
Security IBM BigFix Lifecycle
Security IBM BigFix Patch
Security IBM BigFix Platform
Security IBM BigFix Protection
Security Tivoli Endpoint Manager for Core Protection
Security Tivoli Endpoint Manager for Lifecycle Management
Security Tivoli Endpoint Manager for Patch Management
Security Tivoli Endpoint Manager for Power Management
Security Tivoli Endpoint Manager for Security and Compliance

Product Alias/Synonym

BigFix Endpoint Manager
IBM BigFix
IBM Endpoint Manager
Tivoli Endpoint Manager

Document information

More support for: IBM BigFix family

Software version: 9.0, 9.1, 9.2, 9.5, Version Independent

Operating system(s): AIX, CentOS, HP-UX, Linux, OS X, Platform Independent, Solaris, Ubuntu, Windows

Reference #: 7027063

Modified date: 29 December 2017

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