IBM TCP/IP for z/VSE 2.1 refresh available
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Last week I mentioned the IBM TCP/IP for z/VSE 2.1 refresh in my z/VS
However, I believe we should promote the refresh in a separate blog entry, because of its security enhancement.
The refresh updates the IBM product to the TCP/IP for z/VSE 2.1 to the 2.1.7 level plus a few fixes.
The demo mode is removed. If you don't have valid license keys (see my r
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Now to the security enhancement, it's worth to upgrade: This refresh introduces Transport Layer Security (TLS) 1.1, which improves cryptographic protocols and fulfills customer requirements.
The refresh is provided through APAR PI56032 (PTF UI35475).
If you have a requirement for TLS 1.2, the newest SSL protocol version, you need to consider the IBM IPv6/VSE 1.2 product.
Have a good weekend.