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MH01768 - Fix Pack 01AL770_126_126

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Abstract

Fix Pack 01AL770_126_126


Pre/Co-Requisite PTF / Fix List

REQ  LICENSED      PTF/FIX  LEVEL

TYPE PROGRAM  REL  NUMBER   MIN/MAX  OPTION
---- -------- ---  -------  -------  ------
NONE



NOTICE:
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for future PTFs.  By applying this PTF you authorize and agree to the
foregoing.

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APAR Error Description / Circumvention

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Fix Pack 01AL770_126_126

CORRECTION FOR APAR 'MB04167' :
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Fix Pack 01AL770_126_126 -  In response to recently reported security
vulnerabilities, this firmware update is being released to address
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures issue number CVE-2018-3639.
In addition, Operating System updates are required in conjunction
with this FW level for CVE-2018-3639.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR 'MB04167' :
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None.


Activation Instructions

None.




Special Instructions

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THE FOLLOWING ARE SUPERSEDED SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS. IF THE SUPERSEDED
PTF HAS ALREADY BEEN APPLIED AND ITS SPECIAL INSTRUCTION FOLLOWED,
IT IS NOT NECESSARY TO FOLLOW THAT SPECIAL INSTRUCTION AGAIN.
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For Operating System-managed systems running AL770, the following IBM i
prerequisite PTFs must be installed prior to installing AL770 server
firmware:

V6R1M1:
SLIC PTFs MF56659 and MF56863 must be at least temporary applied.

V7R1M0
SLIC PTFs MF56644 and MF56857 must be at least temporary applied.


Default Instructions

THIS PTF CAN BE APPLIED IMMEDIATE OR DELAYED.



Supersedes

PTF/FIX NO(S).  APAR TITLE LINE
--------------  ------------------------------------------------------------
   MH01756      Fix Pack 01AL770_123_032
   MH01744      Fix Pack 01AL770_122_032
   MH01740      Fix Pack 01AL770_120_032
   MH01728      Fix Pack 01AL770_119_032
   MH01697      Fix Pack 01AL770_116_032
   MH01594      Fix Pack 01AL770_112_032
   MH01555      Fix Pack 01AL770_110_032
   MH01526      Fix Pack 01AL770_109_032
   MH01526      p7field iptables memory leak causing FSP OOM dumps.
   MH01526      P7FIELD: Reduce Performance Dump loop count
   MH01526      IPL:B150B10C - HPKU_MEMORY_RESOURCES_UNDET on f92a/f93a with
   MH01526      STC830:Brazos:Br25:IPL:SRC 1100b18d call home not reported t
   MH01526      P7FIELD:  System called home B181EF88 and errors B1818A0F in
   MH01508      Fix Pack 01AL770_101_032
   MH01477      Fix Pack 01AL770_098_032
   MH01460      Fix Pack 01AL770_092_032
   MH01429      Fix Pack 01AL770_090_032
   MH01426      Fix Pack 01AL770_076_032
   MH01398      Fix Pack 01AL770_063_032
   MH01380      Fix Pack 01AL770_062_032
   MH01380      P7Field - SCM not garded when L2 cacher error logged.
   MH01380      STC780:Titan:Carme(JMET):B181C141  noticed in ASMI while doi
   MH01380      INITPROC: P7FIELD pdate p7p.fir.core.initfile for CORE(46) m
   MH01374      Fix Pack 01AL770_055_032
   MH01370      Fix Pack 01AL770_052_032
   MH01359      CoD Activation support in Thorad System
   MH01359      MPV:ITC780:Saturn IOC+: Unexpected SRC B181B8A2 from hfus an
   MH01359      Fix Pack 01AL770_048_032
   MH01351      Fix Pack 01AL770_038_032
   MH01351      Jupiter IOC+ power management .def file updates to add stora
   MH01348      Fix Pack 01AL770_032_032

Summary Information

System..............................i
Models..............................
Release.............................V1R4M0
Licensed Program...............5733907
APAR Fixed..........................View details for APAR MB04167
Superseded by:......................
Recompile...........................N
Library.............................QPZ907_140
MRI Feature ........................NONE
Cum Level...........................


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Modified date:
29 May 2018