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Application Without ASLR Protection

TS012430493 Hi Team,Bank has done the Application Security review,Please go through the attached documentation and provide the proper justification.7 Application Without ASLR Protection
1 day ago in Replication: Change Data Capture 0 Submitted

Gracefully block or refuse out-going traffic when operational conditions are not optimal or degraded.

During times when messages are held at EWS for several hours and suddenly released FTM is unable to keep up with incoming and outgoing traffic. This situation causes our DB to be pegged at 100% utilization for several hours. Thousands of transacti...

DDF Start with TCP/IP should be coordinated between Start Listener and Start DDF

During start of DDF inside DB2, DB2 start the Listener for TCP/IP requests and a small timeframe later the DDF. In this timeframe incoming requests are denied with REASON=00D31032 and follow-on errors. As an bypass we do not start DDF automaticall...
1 day ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Under review

Restart Time of DB2 should not be dependent on SCA size

During restart of DB2, the time difference between DSNR003I and DSNR004I is a function of the SCA size. Case TS009645595 was opened and has all the details. But in summary: this large time differenece of 30 seconds (in our case) is a function of t...
1 day ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Under review

About Notebook Data Lineage

My customer uses the Watson Studio's Notebook. Currently, it is not possible to visually see the relationships between the data and models used in the Notebook. They want to "automatically" visualize the relationships(lineage) between the data and...
1 day ago in Watson Studio / Watson Studio on Cloud 0 Submitted

Missing input validation : Server side and client side validation not present

Impact : An Attacker can execute scripts in a victim’s thick client and can perform malicious activity, posing serious security threat to the application. Recommendation : It is recommended that blacklisting, or disallowing certain, predetermined ...
4 days ago in DataStage 0 Submitted

inherit navigaton path from underlying datamodule

We are modelling in different levels. The first level is a technical layer in which we model the technical to the business terms. There will be one datamodule per fact and dimension. In the next level we are modelling for instance a staar schema w...
4 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Data Access and Modelling 0 Submitted

Now that Symphony Advanced Edition is properly reporting RSS and VSZ for tasks please update LSF Session Scheduler accounting log to include RSS and VSZ

Currently, the Session Scheduler accounting log always reports VSZ and RSS as Zero. It would be nice to report the actual numbers. I know from my Symphony training that the same was also true with EGO and resolved roughly 3 years ago. It would be ...
4 days ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0 Under review

Log a message at INFO level at the end of an event switch

The only way to know that you are currently at the end of an event switch is to switch to the logdir and see that the temporary event log files have been removed. It would be nice to have a log message at INFO level that informs the administrator ...
4 days ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0 Under review

Prevent Parallel Restart if MBATCHD is either in the middle of a event switch or within a predefined period of being in an event switch

Basically, when you do a parallel restart either in the middle of an event switch or just before one, the event switch happens in the foreground and not in the background as designed. This may be a bug, but in any event, if you prevent, or warn no...
4 days ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0 Under review