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IV98654: QRADAR'S MICROSOFT WINDOWS DSM CAN PARSE INCORRECT USERNAME FROM EVENTS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • It has been identified that the following MicrosoftWindows DSMs
    can incorrectly parse the username from gathered/processed
    events.
    
    DSM-MicrosoftWindows-7.2-20170606094659.noarch.rpm
    DSM-MicrosoftWindows-7.2-20170628111940.noarch.rpm
    and
    DSM-MicrosoftWindows-7.3-20170606134730.noarch.rpm
    DSM-MicrosoftWindows-7.3-20170628152004.noarch.rpm
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • It has been identified that the following MicrosoftWindows DSMs
    can incorrectly parse the username from gathered/processed
    events.
    
    DSM-MicrosoftWindows-7.2-20170606094659.noarch.rpm
    DSM-MicrosoftWindows-7.2-20170628111940.noarch.rpm
    and
    DSM-MicrosoftWindows-7.3-20170606134730.noarch.rpm
    DSM-MicrosoftWindows-7.3-20170628152004.noarch.rpm
    

Problem conclusion

  • DSM-MicrosoftWindows-7.2-20170803092035.noarch.rpm
    
    Resolves an issue related to the Microsoft Windows Security
    Event Log where the wrong incorrect username can be assigned to
    an event in the user interface or display as a null value (N/A)
    to a user. This RPM resolves the issue documented in APAR
    IV98654
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV98654

  • Reported component name

    QRADAR SOFTWARE

  • Reported component ID

    5725QRDSW

  • Reported release

    728

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-08-01

  • Closed date

    2017-08-03

  • Last modified date

    2017-08-03

  • 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

  • R730 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
03 August 2017