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IJ20880: 'COMPRESSION' COLUMN IS DISPLAYED ON THE EVENT/FLOW RETENTION SCREEN AND UNABLE TO EDIT EXISITING RETENTION BUCKETS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • It has been identified that a "Compression" column can be
    observed on the Event/Flow Retention window.
    When this issue is occuring, editing an existing retention
    policy fails with an error in the QRadar User Interface.
    Messages similar to the following might be visible in
    /var/log/qradar.log when this issue is occurring:
    [tomcat.tomcat] [USER@IP2 (5852) /console/do/qradar/retention]
    com.q1labs.qradar.ui.action.Retention: [ERROR]
    [NOT:0000003000][IP/- -] [-/- -]Retention Bucket save failed
    [tomcat.tomcat] [USER@IP2 (5852) /console/do/qradar/retention]
    java.lang.NumberFormatException: For input string: ""
    [tomcat.tomcat] [USER@IP2 (5852) /console/do/qradar/retention]
      at
    java.lang.NumberFormatException.forInputString(NumberFormatExcep
    tion.java:76)
    [tomcat.tomcat] [USER@IP2 (5852) /console/do/qradar/retention]
      at java.lang.Integer.parseInt(Integer.java:604)
    [tomcat.tomcat] [USER@IP2 (5852) /console/do/qradar/retention]
      at java.lang.Integer.parseInt(Integer.java:627)
    [tomcat.tomcat] [USER@IP2 (5852) /console/do/qradar/retention]
      at
    com.google.gson.JsonPrimitive.getAsInt(JsonPrimitive.java:260)
    [tomcat.tomcat] [USER@IP2 (5852) /console/do/qradar/retention]
      at
    com.q1labs.qradar.ui.bean.RetentionForm$1.deserialize(RetentionF
    orm.java:97)
    [tomcat.tomcat] [USER@IP2 (5852) /console/do/qradar/retention]
      at
    com.q1labs.qradar.ui.bean.RetentionForm$1.deserialize(RetentionF
    orm.java:79)
    [tomcat.tomcat] [USER@IP2 (5852) /console/do/qradar/retention]
      at
    com.google.gson.internal.bind.TreeTypeAdapter.read(TreeTypeAdapt
    er.java:69)
    [tomcat.tomcat] [USER@IP2 (5852) /console/do/qradar/retention]
      at
    com.google.gson.internal.bind.TypeAdapterRuntimeTypeWrapper.read
    (TypeAdapterRuntimeTypeWrapper.java:41)
    

Local fix

  • When editing a retention bucket, set the Compression value to
    Never.
    

Problem summary

  • This issue was fixed in QRadar QRM QVM release of 7.4.3 FixPack
    4.
    

Problem conclusion

  • This issue was fixed in QRadar QRM QVM release of 7.4.3 FixPack
    4.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IJ20880

  • 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

    2019-11-08

  • Closed date

    2021-11-15

  • Last modified date

    2021-11-15

  • 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

[{"Line of Business":{"code":"LOB24","label":"Security Software"},"Business Unit":{"code":"BU059","label":"IBM Software w\/o TPS"},"Product":{"code":"SSBQAC","label":"IBM QRadar SIEM"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"732"}]

Document Information

Modified date:
16 November 2021