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Maximo Asset Management interim fix 009 released

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As with all interim fixes, Maximo Asset Management interim fix 009 is cumulative. It contains all fixes from earlier interim fixes, with the addition of new fixes listed in this post.


Tivoli's process automation engine interim fix 009 is available at Fix Central.


Application Name



UpdateDB Utility

After upgrading to Maximo Asset Management 7.6.1, many columns are created incorrectly.


System User Interface

Any created sigoption that references the labelcss property and a color value is not implemented in associated applications.



In Maximo Asset Management, when you log in using a non English language, the Choose File dialogue box is not translated.


Graphical Assignment

In the Graphical Assignment application, on the Assignment view, and in the Graphical Scheduling - Large Projects application, the date format does not conform to the browser settings or what is set in the DISPLAYDATE system property.


Graphical Assignment

In the Graphical Assignment application, on the Assignment view, when you select two or more Wait for Assignment records and then select the Assign to Available Labor action, you must refresh the Assignment view for all of the records to display.


Graphical Assignment

In the Graphical Assignment application, when the user's time zone is different from the server time zone, emergency work orders are not displayed on the window where you allocate resources.


Graphical Scheduling

In the Graphical Scheduling application, if a schedule is committed by a user who is not the same user who created the schedule, the Changed By field specifies the user who created the schedule, not the user who committed the schedule.


Graphical Scheduling

In the Graphical Scheduling application, if an assignment is scheduled outside of the dates for the scheduler record and then moved inside of the dates, the task duration is a negative value.  


Graphical Scheduling

In the Graphical Scheduling application, when you right-click on a work order and click Discard Changes and Refresh Selected Work Records, an error occurs.


Migration Manager

In the Migration Manager application, when you deploy a package, an error message is displayed if the object structure security is configured to use the object structure for the authorization name.


Report Administration

In the Reports Administrator application, the Export to CSV function is vulnerable to a command injection.


System UI Security Scans

Maximo Asset Management is vulnerable to file path traversal.


System UI Security Scans

Security defect; User enumeration. CVE-2018-2028; CVSS Base Score: 6.5; CVSS Temporal Score: See X-Force Exchange for the current score. 



When the SHAPE attribute is not visible from the geographic information system (GIS), on the Map tab for the asset record, the map is blank.


System User Interface

When you add and then delete text from the Find Navigation Item field, in the Go To Applications menu, some links to modules and applications can become unavailable.


UpdateDB Utility

When you upgrade from Maximo to 7.6.1, the UpdateDB utility fails.


All Applications

When you use Internet Explorer, you cannot cancel the Create File Attachment dialog more than once.


Migration Manager

When you use Migration Manager for IBM Maximo Asset Management version 7.6.1, you cannot use CHANGE migration packages.


Service Requests

In the Service Requests application, when HTML code is entered in the Description field, Java script is executed.


Graphical Assignment

In the Graphical Assignment application, when you select multiple labor records, you cannot modify the labor availability.


System Object

A number of Maximo Asset Management token licensing defects exist.

IBM Control Desk and use Tivoli's process automation engine This Interim Fix can be applied to Control Desk and

For product version compatibility, go to Control Desk, Maximo and Tivoli's process automation engine version compatibility.

To install, go to Installing an interim fix in Maximo 7.6.

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