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Fix list for IBM Edge Components V8.5

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Abstract

IBM Edge Components provides periodic fixes for release V8.5. The following is a complete listing of fixes for V8.5 with the most recent fix at the top.

Content


Release Date
Total number of APARs
Total number of Security APARs
21 July 2017
19
0
23 December 2016
11
0
15 August 2016
6
0
18 March 2016
4
0
11 December 2015
10
1
11 September 2015
26 June 2015
13 March 2015
8 December 2014
18 August 2014
28 April 2014
11 November 2013
14 June 2013
15 April 2013
29 October 2012




Fix Pack 8.5.5.12
Fix release date: 21 July 2017
Last modified: 21 July 2017
Status: Recommended
Download Fix Pack 8.5.5.12


Security APAR
APAR
Description
PI70980 Load Balancer for IPV4 and IPV6 does not work on Solaris 11
PI71866 Duplicate HA records cause standby ULB hang
PI72199 Load Balancer crashes due to corrupted connection records
PI72444 Collocated server does not receive requests on backup load balancer
PI73727 Inaccurate timeout of arp entries and failure to send heartbeats
PI74424 Edge Load Balancer ipv6 with HA with repstrategy connection fails takeover
PI77783 Edge CBRServer V9 on AIX - executor will not start with Java 8
PI78140 Advisor failures occur with no indication of failure in advisor logs
PI75968 Enable TLSv1.0 and TLSv1.1 by default when SSL is on
PI67581 Add a flag to allow forcing Caching Proxy into the background
PI73088 Load Balancer for IPV4 and IPV6 does not send gratuitous arp
PI73295 TLS advisor fails to connect to the IBM HTTP Server when ECDHE ciphers are prioritized
PI73744 Add kernel support for 2.6.32-642.11.1
PI74512 Update default ciphers of TLS 1.1 and TLS 1.2.
PI75118 CP accepts HTTP request lines that have extraneous whitespace
PI76339 Module loading fails on AIX Caching Proxy
PI76370 cpwizard.bat does not work when its path has spaces
PI79201 Caching Proxy 8.0 failed to log in Japanese
PI79351 Load Balancer for IPV4 and IPV6: large configurations may take a long time to load
Fix Pack 8.5.5.11
Fix release date: 23 December 2016
Last modified: 23 December 2016
Status: Superseded
Download Fix Pack 8.5.5.11

Security APAR
APAR
Description
PI64471 Sub-state shows "not synchronized" in hamon.log of ULB
PI65683 Edge Load Balancer for IPv4 and IPv6 hang on AIX
PI65765 Edge Load Balancer for IPv4 and IPv6 server.log shows confusing message after adding a rule.
PI66043 Script to start and stop the executor and the debugging shell script do not work properly on Solaris
PI66434 Crash in lbll_node2obj when LB is garbage collecting memory from connection table.
PI67617 Edge Load Balancer V8, changing the rule priority does not work
PI68270 Load Balancer can crash when some fragmented traffic is received.
PI72138 Upgrade the Java release for Edge Load Balancer for IPv4 and IPv6
PI62029 Support added to Edge Caching Proxy to disable directory listings
PI67408 Fail to install Edge Caching Proxy V8 on in a multi-zone Solaris
PI67658 Add support for kernel 2.6.32-642.EL6
Fix Pack 8.5.5.10
Fix release date: 15 August 2016
Last modified: 15 August 2016
Status: Superseded
Download Fix Pack 8.5.5.10

Security APAR
APAR
Description
PI22309 Load Balancer for IPv4 and IPv6 drops packets that are greater than 1500
PI54439 Edge LB internal logging contains verbose entries
PI55786 Updating Edge Load Balancer from V8.5.5 GA gets error: CRIMA1161E: Failed to find required installation files
PI58745 Add kernel support for RHEL6 2.6.32-573.18.1.el6
PI62762 Load Balancer Content Based Router executor fails to start
PI64471 Sub-state shows "Not Synchronized" in hamon.log of ULB
Fix Pack 8.5.5.9
Fix release date: 18 March 2016
Last modified: 18 March 2016
Status: Superseded
Download Fix Pack 8.5.5.9

Security APAR
APAR
Description
PI50644 New kernel support for 2.6.32-504.23.4.el6.x86_64
PI53275 TLS advisor for Edge Load Balancer products needs updated cipher support to reduce logging in backend server logs.
PI55250 Add Linux kernel support 2.6.32-573.8.1.el6.x86_64 in Edge
PI56009 Edge LB for IPv4 LLB V8.5 crash on AIX 7.1 PPC when iForwardPacket mbuf is null


Fix Pack 8.5.5.8
Fix release date: 11 December 2015
Last modified: 11 December 2015
Status: Superseded
Download Fix Pack 8.5.5.8


Security APAR
APAR
Description
PI39193 Edge ULB(user-space load balancer, or LB for IPv4 & IPv6) crashes when ULB tries to use and free ephemeral port 0.
PI42514 LogLevel setting ineffective for HA heartbeat logs in /var/log/messages
PI46283 Load Balancer for IPv4 and IPv6 for AIX sends HA packet every 1 second
PI46733 Java socket exception can occur when attempting to stop cbrserver
PI41476 CVE-2015-5004 in IBM WebSphere Application Server Edge Component Caching Proxy
PI41706 Edge Caching Proxy incorrectly sends SSLv2 client hello causing the back end server SSL connection to fail
PI43514 Ignore caching header for the forward proxy secure requests
PI46214 Edge Caching Proxy has a issue with CacheIgnoreCookieName directive with multiple entries.
PI47228 Add Linux kernel support 2.6.32-573.3.1.el6.x86_64 in Edge Load Balancer for IPv4
PM94463 Caching Proxy install does not set correct permissions for the logs directory.
Fix Pack 8.5.5.7
Fix release date: 11 September 2015
Last modified: 11 September 2015
Status: Superseded
Download Fix Pack 8.5.5.7


APAR
Description
PI38868 The LDAPS advisor needs to work with the TLSv1
PI39822 New kernel support 2.6.32-504.16.2.el6
PI40188 Edge Load Balancer HTTPs advisor incorrectly adds "Connection: Keep-Alive" header
PI41009 IPv4 load balancer subagent does not work
PI42048 Add a custom property to LDAPS advisory to denote protocol level
Fix Pack 8.5.5.6
Fix release date: 26 June 2015
Last modified: 17 June 2015
Status: Superseded

Download Fix Pack 8.5.5.6
APAR
Description
PI06130 Edge Load Balancer for IPv4 and IPv6 crashes, when LB tries to remove a node
PI33513 Edge Load Balancer is observed using high CPU
PI37794 Load Balancer for IPv4 and IPv6 8.5.5 should work with Linux on Power system
PI38074 Load Balancer for IPv4 and IPv6 is hung under load
PI38211 Load Balancer for IPv4 and IPv6 gets a segfault attempting to access a null pointer.
PM83523 A javacore can occur indicating that the Load Balancer manager thread has terminated
PM86978 The dscontrol quiesce/unquiesce command fails intermittently after 250 runs
PI32034 HTTPs advisor retries the advisor request if the response does not match the advisorresponse.
PI32719 64-bit 2.6.32-358.18.1 kernel module for RHEL6 is not installed.
PI35473 There is a synchronization issue with quiesce and the server up and down commands.
PI40035 Update WebSphere Application Server 8.5.5.6 licenses


Fix Pack 8.5.5.5
Fix release date: 13 March 2015
Last modified: 11 March 2015
Status: Superseded

Download Fix Pack 8.5.5.5
APAR
Description
PI28050 A directive is needed to enable only TLS without explicitly having to enable SSLV2 or SSLV3
PI30574 HTTPs advisor fails connecting to a server configured as TLS protocol only.
PI33253 DMZ proxy installation not writeable by wasadmin

Fix Pack 8.5.5.4
Fix release date: 8 December 2014
Last modified: 3 December 2014
Status: Superseded

Download Fix Pack 8.5.5.4
APAR
Description
PI23780 Add directives to support different versions of TLS to be used in Caching Proxy with GSKit version 8.
PI27434 Load Balancer reach advisor pings the target server using the wrong network address order
PM85559 TLS Advisor missing in load balancer for IPv4 and IPv6

Fix Pack 8.5.5.3
Fix release date: 18 August 2014
Last modified: 12 August 2014
Status: Superseded

Download Fix Pack 8.5.5.3
APAR
Description
PI12357 Caching Proxy responds 304 status code with content-length header
PI15701 The caching proxy forwards the keep-alive timeout which applies to the connection between the caching proxy and the client.
PI15765 Load balancer server up/down commands may not work during manager cycle
PI16378 LB on the standby state might fail to stop with SocketException
PI16633 New Linux kernel for Load Balancer. Kernel rh6 2.6.32-431.5.1.el6 for 8.5
PI21189 Potential Denial of Service with Microsoft Windows and WebSphere Application Server Load Balancer

Fix Pack 8.5.5.2
Fix release date: 28 April 2014
Last modified: 21 April 2014
Status: Superseded

Download Fix Pack 8.5.5.2

APAR
Description
PI05524 Edge V8.5.5 ULB crashes when the Client Gateway is reset
PI10772 Instructions are truncated on window
PI04711 Edge LLB 8.5 - request support for Linux RHEL kernel 2.6.32-358.18.1.el6
PI09405 Eliminate misleading warning on Load Balancer for ipv4 install
PI09639 New kernel support 2.6.32-431.3.1.el6
PI10014 The uexc.log file grows with every start or stop of CBR.
PM88555 Admin forms do not work with Java 7 and above.
PM88901 A directive is needed to allow the proxy to enable or disable TLS renegotiation.
PM95413 Load Balancer for IPv4 crashed when xlog is enabled
PM99112 Load Balancer for IPv4 needs kernel support for 2.6.32.59-0.7
PM99545 Load Balancer might crash or hang on Microsoft Windows with multi-process machines.


Fix Pack 8.5.5.1
Fix release date: 11 November 2013
Last modified: 10 November 2013
Status: Superseded

Download Fix Pack 8.5.5.1
APAR
Description
PM89712 IPV6 DYNAMIC ROUTE GETS DELETED ON AIX WHEN ULB TRIES TO FORWARD IPV6 TRAFFIC
PM89719 IPV6 NEIGHBOR ADVERTISEMENT FOR TAKEOVER IS NOT ETHERNET MULTICAST
PM86953 EDGE LOAD BALANCER FOR IPV4 V8.5 - IBMLB - LLB - NEED SUPPORT FOR RHEL LINUX KERNEL 2.6.32-279.5.2.EL6.X86_64
PM86963 LOAD BALANCER HEARTBEAT ADD MIGHT CAUSE OS HANG
PM88080 MICROSOFT WINDOWS CRASHES WHEN LB REASSEMBLES FRAGMENTED PACKETS
PM88416 JAVACORE FROM PARSEINTERFACES JNI CALL ON SOLARIS
PM89583 EDGE LOAD BALANCER FOR IPV4 V8.5 - IBMLB - LLB - NEED SUPPORT FOR RHEL LINUX KERNEL 2.6.18-348.4.1.EL5
PM91246 EDGE LLB 8.5.0.2 ON AIX 7.1 LDAPS ADVISOR DOES NOT DETECT THAT A SERVER IS DOWN.
PM92002 LOAD BALANCER FOR IPV4 ADDING KERNEL 2.6.32-358.0.1.EL6 SUPPORT
PM92583 EDGE LLB 8.5 - REQUEST SUPPORT FOR LINUX RHEL KERNEL 2.6.18-348.6.1.EL5 #1 SMP
PM94594 LOAD BALANCER FOR IPV4 ON WINDOWS MAY CRASH WHEN EXECUTOR IS STAEXECUTOR IS STARTED
PM96303 EDGE LOAD BALANCER (IPV4 LEGACY LLB IBMLB) V8.X FOR WIN2008: : FILES INSTALLED TO SYSNATIVE DIRECTORY INSTEAD OF SYSTEM32.
Fix Pack 8.5.0.2
Fix release date: 15 Apr 2013
Last modified: 15 Apr 2013
Status: Superseded

Download Fix Pack 8.5.0.2
APAR Description
PM70118 Support TLS cipher specification in Caching Proxy version 8 and above.
PM70935 Installation manager does not overwrite files previously laid down by running JTZU before installing fix pack 8.0.0.4.
PM73433 64 bit Installation Manager support for Edge.
PM75348 GSKit does not install with version 8 of Caching proxy using Linux on s390 architecture.
PM76209 Disk cache does not work on Microsoft Windows.
PM76351 Edge component for IPV4 on 64bit failed.
PM76438 Caching Proxy crashes under SSL load.
PM76719 Caching Proxy fails to make changes to ibmproxy.conf when configuration wizard is used.
PM81490 Load balancer RHEL 6.3 2.6.32-279.19.1 kernel support.
PM83610 GSKIt does not install with version 8 of Caching Proxy using Linux on s390 architecture.
Fix Pack 8.5.0.1
Fix release date: 29 Oct 2012
Last modified: 26 Oct 2012
Status: Superseded

Download Fix Pack 8.5.0.1
APAR Description
PM55554 Caching Proxy does not parse the entire header name in determining the header.
PM58228 CP fails to bind to a port <1024 in Linux with kernel version greater than 2.6.
PM61046 The ldapuri advisor marks the server down when the account does not exist in LDAP.
PM64497 WebSphere Edge Caching Proxy converts UTF-8 encoded values to their ASCII characters when using redirect rules.
PM66937 Provide RH 6.3 kernel 2.6.32-279 update for Load Balancer.
PM67534 Add RHEL5 kernel support for 2.6.18-308.8.2.
PM68710 Manager unquiesce command does not set server weight to non-zero value.
PM73075 Load Balancer "ServerUp" script incorrectly runs.

Document information

More support for: WebSphere Application Server
Edge Component

Software version: 8.5, 8.5.5

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

Software edition: Edition Independent

Reference #: 7036479

Modified date: 07 September 2017


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