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IJ19254: TXSENTRY CAN OCCUR DURING VULNERABILITY IMPORTS OF A LARGE NUMBER OF ASSETS WITH VULNERABILITY EXCEPTIONS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • It has been identified that a TxSentry can occur during
    vulnerability imports of a large number of assets (multiple
    thousand) with vulnerability exceptions.
    Messages similar to the following might be visible in
    /var/log/qradar.log when this issue is occurring:
    com.q1labs.hostcontext.tx.TxSentry: [WARN]
    [NOT:0000004000][127.0.0.1/- -] [-/- -]  Lock acquired on host
    127.0.0.1: rel=vulninstance age=623 granted=t mode=RowShareLock
    query='SELECT exception_rule.config_update();
    

Local fix

  • Avoid importing thousands of assets that require the same
    vulnerability exception at once by staggering the vulnerability
    imports.
    

Problem summary

  • This issue was fixed in QRadar QRM QVM release of 7.4.0.
    

Problem conclusion

  • This issue was fixed in QRadar QRM QVM release of 7.4.0.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IJ19254

  • Reported component name

    QR VULNERABILIT

  • Reported component ID

    5725QVMSW

  • Reported release

    731

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-09-11

  • Closed date

    2020-03-18

  • Last modified date

    2020-03-18

  • 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

    QR VULNERABILIT

  • Fixed component ID

    5725QVMSW

Applicable component levels

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU048","label":"IBM Software"}, "Product":{"code":"SSHLPS","label":"IBM Security QRadar Vulnerability Manager"},"Component":"","ARM Category":[],"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"731","Edition":""}]

Document Information

Modified date:
18 March 2020