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IJ17839: 'LISTEN PORT MUST BE AN INTEGER BETWEEN 1 AND 65535' MESSAGE WHEN CONFIGURING PORT 514 FOR UDP MULTILINE PROTOCOL LOG SOURCE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • It has been identified that when editing a Log Source that uses
    UDP Multiline Syslog protocol and attempting to set a listen
    port value of 514, QRadar generates an error similar to the
    following:
    "Listen port must be an integer between 1 and 65535."
    Port 514 is used for syslog, and the error presented when trying
    to use it should be clearer.
    

Local fix

  • No workaround available.
    

Problem summary

  • It has been identified that when editing a Log Source that uses
    UDP Multiline Syslog protocol and attempting to set a listen
    port value of 514, QRadar generates an error similar to the
    following:
    "Listen port must be an integer between 1 and 65535."
    Port 514 is used for syslog, and the error presented when trying
    to use it should be clearer.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The fix for this issue can be found in the following RPM
    Release:
    PROTOCOL-UDPMultilineSyslog-7.3-20190412134523.noarch.rpm
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IJ17839

  • Reported component name

    QRADAR SOFTWARE

  • Reported component ID

    5725QRDSW

  • Reported release

    732

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-07-25

  • Closed date

    2019-08-26

  • Last modified date

    2019-08-26

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

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    QRADAR SOFTWARE

  • Fixed component ID

    5725QRDSW

Applicable component levels

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU048","label":"IBM Software"}, "Product":{"code":"SSBQAC","label":"IBM Security QRadar SIEM"},"Component":"","ARM Category":[],"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"732","Edition":""}]

Document Information

Modified date:
26 August 2019