z/VSE service: AF / VTAPE / security, CICS APARs
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There were a few new APARs during vacation time for VSE/AF / VTAPE.
VSE/AF / VTAPE
I informed you about this z/VSE 5.2 APAR already in August, Now the z/VSE 6.1 APAR is available too.
Error description: Hard-wait FEC UNEXPECTED SYSTEM-TASK CANCELATION when performing CANCEL of the Virtual Tape Data Handler partition (TAPESRVR) with parameter FORCE.
The following APARs fix security issues (vulnerabilities) in zlib.
Problem description: This is a zlib upgrade due to known security issues: CVE-2016-9840, CVE-2016-9841, CVE-2016-9842.
You can find tha APAR information on the z/VSE corrective service web page here.
Have a good weekend.