IBM Leads In Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure PDF Print E-mail
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300 Colleges and Universities PDF Print E-mail
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IBM Teams With More Than 300 Colleges and Universities to Educate New Generation of Innovators
 
openSSL back again! Seven (7) CVE on this one! PDF Print E-mail
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IBM SECURITY ADVISORY (#12 for openssl!)
First Issued: Wed Feb  4 06:24:41 CST 2015
The most recent version of this document is available here:
http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/openssl_advisory12.asc
https://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/openssl_advisory12.asc
ftp://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/openssl_advisory12.asc
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AIX 7.1 TL2 SP6: 7100-02-06-1441 - bug introduced? PDF Print E-mail
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Just a suspicion but too important to ignore

AIX 7.1 TL2 SP6 has a fix for CVE-2014-3074 - and I am concerned that AIX perl (v5.10.1) is going to have some memory concerns.

Advice: use multi-bos to have a quick roll-back (something I skipped, to my disdain).TEST!

Symptom: perl -MCPAN -e shell fails with "Out of Memory"

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AIX 7.1 7100-02
Service Pack 6
January 30, 2015

Service Packs contain important fixes delivered between Technology Levels. 7100-02-06 is Service Pack 6 for the 7100-02 Technology Level.

 

AIX 7100-02 Service Pack 6 may be obtained from the Fix packs section of the Fix Central web site, or by ordering APAR IV64588.

 

  • You must have root authority to perform the installation.

     

  • Creating a system backup is recommended before starting the installation procedure. Refer to the mksysb command in the AIX 7.1 Commands Reference manual for additional information.

     

  • The latest AIX 7.1 installation hints and tips are available from IBM My Notifications.
    These tips contain important information that should be reviewed prior to installation.
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