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IC98780: UNEXPECTED RESTART WHEN USING TLS 1.2 (CVE-2013-6449)

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The SSL stack of the DataPower appliance might encounter an
    unexpected firmware restart when TLS 1.2 is used.  This problem
    is known as CVE-2013-6449.
    

Local fix

  • Use SSL configurations that disable TLS version 1.2.
    

Problem summary

  • Customers using SSL configurations that support TLS 1.2 might
    encounter an unexpected firmware restart. TLS 1.2 is supported
    by default in the Crypto Profile object starting in firmware
    6.0.0.0.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC98780

  • Reported component name

    DATAPOWER

  • Reported component ID

    DP1234567

  • Reported release

    600

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-01-16

  • Closed date

    2014-01-22

  • Last modified date

    2014-03-31

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DATAPOWER

  • Fixed component ID

    DP1234567

Applicable component levels

  • R600 PSY

       UP

  • R601 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: IBM DataPower Gateways
General

Software version: 6.0.0

Reference #: IC98780

Modified date: 31 March 2014