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OA55029: ZSECURE RACF-OFFLINE FAILS TO INITIALIZE AN EMPTY RACF DATABASE WITH DIGITAL CERTIFICATES.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • zSecure RACF-Offline fails to initialize an empty RACF database
    with digital certificates.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: Users of zSecure RACF-Offline running the    *
    *                 software for the first time with an empty    *
    *                 RACF database.                               *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: zSecure RACF-Offline does not properly  *
    *                      initialize an empty RACF database with  *
    *                      digital certificates on first use.      *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION: Apply the PTF provided and review the        *
    *                 documentation updates.                       *
    ****************************************************************
    When zSecure RACF-Offline is used for the first time with an
    empty RACF database, it does not create the CA (certificate
    authority) certificates.
    

Problem conclusion

  • zSecure RACF-Offline has been modified so that the CA
    (certificate authority) certificates are created on the first
    use with an empty RACF database.
    Please note the documentation changes as provided by the APAR
    tracking comment data.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    OA55029

  • Reported component name

    ZSEC BASE,ADMIN

  • Reported component ID

    5655T0100

  • Reported release

    230

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2018-03-05

  • Closed date

    2018-03-06

  • Last modified date

    2018-04-03

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

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

    UA95458

Modules/Macros

  • B8RDBU03
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    ZSEC BASE,ADMIN

  • Fixed component ID

    5655T0100

Applicable component levels

  • R23F PSY UA95458

       UP18/03/07 P F803

Fix is available

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Document Information

Modified date:
03 April 2018