There are a few new APARs / PTFs available for connectors, openSSL and VSE/VSAM, see below.
z/VSE 6.1 APAR DY47708 (PTF UD54226): ABEND OF VSE CONNECTOR SERVER WHEN ACCESSING A LIBRARY
z/VSE 5.2 APAR DY47707 (PTF UD54225)
Error description: The VSE Connector Server (IESVCSRV) may abend in routine LIBRIO when accessing a library. The abend is due to passing a 31 bit address to a service that expects 24 bit addresses only.
z/VSE 6.1 APAR DY47706 (PTF UD54224): SECURITY FIXES FOR OPENSSL ON Z/VSE.
z/VSE 5.2 APAR DY47705 (PTF UD54223)
Error description: Security fixes for OpenSSL on z/VSE. CVE-2016-2177, CVE-2016-2182, CVE-2016-6306
Please monitor z/VSE's security service section to get the latest news - here.
z/VSE 6.1 APAR DY47703 (PTF UD54227): CONVERT SHOWCAT TO SUPPORT 31-BIT AREA
z/VSE 5.2 APAR DY47696 (PTF UD54217)
Error description: SHOWCAT AREA= ... with area residing in 24-bit storage works fine. If area resides in 31-bit storage, SHOWCAT returns with rc04 (Area not large enough)
For the latest service news please see z/VSE's service and support web page - here.
The CICS TS for z/VSE 2.1 service page is here and the CICS TS for VSE/ESA 1.1.1 - here.