DS8000 Code Recommendation

Preventive Service Planning Abstract DS8000 Code Recommendation Content This generalized recommendation is made available to assist clients in implementing a code update strategy. It is a full field perspective, and as such, a customized recommendation which takes into account specifics such as business upgrade windows, length of time since last update, decommission plans, etc. may…

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Accessing the DS Storage Manager-DS8000 Series

You can access the DS Storage Manager using the Hardware Management Console (HMC) located inside the DS8000 or the IBM System Storage Productivity Center (SSPC). The locally installed Web browser on the HMC allows users access to the DS8000 Storage Manager interface without using SSPC. When you use the HMC, log on to the WebSM…

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Security Bulletin: Vulnerabilities in Bash affect DS8000 HMC (CVE-2014-6271, CVE-2014-7169, CVE-2014-7186, CVE-2014-7187, CVE-2014-6277, CVE-2014-6278)

Security Bulletin Summary Six Bash vulnerabilities were disclosed in September 2014. This bulletin addresses the vulnerabilities that have been referred to as “Bash Bug” or “Shellshock” and two memory corruption vulnerabilities. Bash is used by the DS8000 HMC. Vulnerability Details This update provides details on additional Bash related vulnerabilities since the original publication. CVE-ID: CVE-2014-6271…

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