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IT10426: RAW TCP URL-OPEN MAY CAUSE AN APPLIANCE RESTART IF YOU PASS A NULL STRING AS THE HOSTNAME

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When making a raw tcp url-open call, if you specify a null
    hostname it may cause an unexpected device restart.
    

Local fix

  • Check for a null hostname before calling url-open
    

Problem summary

  • A check of the URL had been implemented to make sure a hostname
    has been set when making a raw tcp url-open call. If the host
    name is null we now log an error and prevent the call.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT10426

  • Reported component name

    DATAPOWER

  • Reported component ID

    DP1234567

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2015-08-04

  • Closed date

    2015-09-30

  • Last modified date

    2015-11-06

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

Modules/Macros

  • 0
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DATAPOWER

  • Fixed component ID

    DP1234567

Applicable component levels

  • R720 PSY

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Document information

More support for: IBM DataPower Gateways
General

Software version: 7.1

Reference #: IT10426

Modified date: 06 November 2015