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History of Issues Resolved for Novell iManager 2.7

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Environment

Novell eDirectory 8.8.x for All Platforms
Novell iManager 2.7.x

Situation

Where is a comprehensive list of all Novell iManager fixes since iManager 2.7 was released?

Resolution

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Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP7 Patch 1 Hotfix 1
July 2014

NTLS 2.0.6.1
- Tomcat security vulnerabilities  (CVE-2014-0075 and CVE-2014-0096)  (Bug 881886)

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Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP7 Patch 1 (and eDirectory 8.8 SP8 Patch 1 plugins)
January 2014
Tomcat 7.0.42\Java 1.7.0_25

- New platform support: Windows 2012 R2 for iManager server and Windows 8.1 for iManager workstation  (Bug 854635)
- New browser support: Firefox 25 & 26, Chrome 30 & 31 and IE 11 (non-Metro compatibility mode)  (Bug 854635)
- IDM plugin not working with iManager 2.7.7  (Bug 848425)
- Core: 'Unvalued' attributes show the wrong attribute  (Bug 824571)
- Obj Mgt: Users are created with uniqueID instead of CN as naming attribute if LUM enabled user is used as template and "Create home directory" is selected (Bug 825419)
- Documentation: admin guide re-written.  iManager Event table added.  (Bug 722460)
- SLES10 SP4 32-bit has been dropped as a supported platform  (Bug 826395)
- Audit: XDAS event format should be consistent across standalone and OES iManager  (Bug 841808)
- Audit: syslog host preconfigured with 192.168.1.5:1468  (Bug 851922)
- Audit: XDAS auditing now bundled in OES11 SP2  (Bug 841774)
- Audit: All sub events should be de-selected when XDAS audit is disabled  (Bug 842007)
- ZENworks 7.0 Server Management plugin is no longer supported on iManager  (Bug 837414)
- Netstorage and iFolder plugins should only be listed for Linux machines not Windows  (Bug 838442)
- Some OES plugins are not working with iManager 2.7 SP7  (Bug 842238)
- Now adding wbem.jar from novell-wbemservices rpm so Storage Management plugin will work  (Bug 843203)
- XDAS audit: setting MaxFileSize to 1MB and MaxBackupIndex to 0 results in only one event getting written  (Bug 842045)
- Clicking "Next" after Searching in "View Objects" causes IE to redirect to Login Screen  (Bug 850120)
- 192.168.1.5:1468 automatically added as syslog host  (Bug 851922)
- Localization fix in installation  (Bug 838381)
- Simplified Chinese localization fix for help - displayed as question marks (Bug 835600)

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Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP7 (Standlone - non-OES - only)
September 2013
Tomcat 7.0.42\Java 1.7.0_25

- Enhancement: iManager now supports a pure IPv6 configuration (Bug 818534/827733/825625)
- Enhancement: iManager now has XDAS event capability  (Bug 823591\827280)
- Tomcat hardening: Removed host-manager & manager folders from tomcat zip file  (Bug 792595)
- Tomcat updated to 7.0.42  (Bug 819968)
- JAVA updated to 1.7.0_25  (Bug 829440\811775)
- Workflow Administration Plugin no longer works after upgrading to iManager 2.7.6  (Bug 828335)
- Install: RHEL 5.7, 5.8, 5.9 and 6.3 platform installations returning "Unsupported Platform" error  (Bug 798232/829873/830560)
- NICI: NICI upgraded to the latest version: 2.77 (2.77.2.0)  (Bug 822795)
- Plugin Studio: 'HTML Area' attribute's control properties are not working  (Bug 829174)
- Plugin Studio: default value for attributes should only appear if there are no other values  (Bug 501094)
- TextAreas is being displayed over 8 rows tall  (Bug 760559)
- Error: -601 with extended characters and object selector when viewing effective rights  (Bug 815627)
- Removed unnecessary files and folders  (Bug 818734)

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Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP6 Patch 1 - Hotfix 2
August 2013 - OES: November 2013
Tomcat 7.0.32\Java 1.7.0_04

- Unable to access a cluster from the cluster plug-in   (Bug 826578)
- Invalid DER file after exporting CA object certificate using iManager 2.7.6  (Bug 828129)
- Error with extended characters and object selector  (Bug 815627)
- Create new Server Certificate task logs user off the iManager  (Bug 834675)
- OpenSSL is not accepting the format of exported certificates after applying 2.7.6 patch 1  (Bug 827706/830992)
- Exporting certificates results in a corrupted file  (Bug 835108)

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Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP6 Patch 1 - Hotfix 1
May 2013  - OES: November 2013

- Error: -613 'unexpected results have occurred' is seen when users change their passwords  (Bug 817422) (TID 7012403)
Note:  Both this patch as well as eDirectory 8.8 SP7 Patch3 is required to fully resolve this issue.

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Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP6 Patch 1
April 10, 2013  - OES: November 2013
Tomcat 7.0.32. and Java 1.7.0_04

- Installer for iManager patches is now available  (Bug 803961)
- Security Vulnerability: iManager vulnerable to XSS Request Forgery  (Bug 726260) (CVE-2013-1088)
- Security Vulnerability: Token is not refreshed after logout  (Bug 807429)
- Check for supported platforms  (Bug 809290)
- Only 128 files/folders are displayed in the Files and Folders list in 'Rights to Files and Folders'  (Bug 790645-8873-Jclient\799773-2761-iManager)
- Plugin Studio: Plugins with special characters in the id does not work after upgrade to iManager 2.7.5  (Bug 789981)
- Windows 8 support  (Bug 809133)
- IE 10 support  (Bug 800490)
- iManager: Changing languages reverts localization to English  (Bug 785999)
- Other localization fixes  (Bug 795849)
- Redirection after logout going to iManager login screen no matter what URL is put in  (Bug 505804)
- Using a password already in the password history would return a non-meaningful -216 error  (Bug 769509)
- iManager: After changinglanguages previous iManager configurations are set back to default  (785999)
- OES: Unable to uninstall iprint linux management plug  (Bug 791172)

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Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP6
December 6, 2012
Tomcat 7.0.32/Java 1.7.0_04

IMANAGER
- New installer\upgrader  (Bug 774338)
- iManager check for unsupported platforms and ability to add new ones  (Bug  770076\779956)
- Windows 2012 support  (Bug 791868)
- IE 10 support - compatibility mode  (Bug 770577\791870)
- Can now enable and disable Identity Manager view as Default view  (Bug 787785/784418)
- iManager doesn't delete temporary jsp files of auxilary class  (Bug 786708)
- Added ability to manage more than 999 objects in a container  (Bug 758374)
- Error 404 after installing to a Red Hat 6.2 server  (Bug 765594\777108)
- After changing the syntax of an attribute the "other" tab still shows old syntax  (Bug 786435)
- iManager 2.7.5 crashes when extending an object with an aux class  (Bug 778255)

Java
- Java updated to 1.7.0 u4 (765023)

Tomcat
- Tomcat updated to TC7  (Bug 764710)

NICI
- NICI updated to 2.7.6  (Bug 777985)

Localization
Bugs 787518 and 787331
Documentation
- Bugs 766726, 787785, 777987, 771660, 773445, 753716 and 784856

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Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP5
April 30, 2012
Tomcat V 5.5.28/JRE 1.6.0_18

iManager
- Many localization fixes
- Safari support  (Bug 755987)
- Integer 64 support  (Bug 751818)
- Audit: treename missing from events  (Bug 753492)
- Object view: Unable to correct or alter the load and unload scripts of the Master_IP_Address  (Bug 753319)
- When creating a device object the child window does not close  (Bug 752995)
- Only display the last installed patch\support pack  (Bug 751084)
- RBS Configuration:  Configure iManager - RBS - selecting dynamicgroupobjectsaux for the dynamic group search type throws error  (Bug 744957)
- JDOMParseException when creating a profile object  (Bug 741273)
- Schema Management: Unable to edit schema OID with imanager 2.7.4 on SLES 11  (Bug 722246)

Tomcat
- Security vulnerability: server will reject requests to change the method from POST to GET  (Bug 726265)
- Security vulnerability: Tomcat must generate a new session id with each successful authentication  (Bug 726257)

Install
- iManager upgrades do not backup/restore key configuration files  (Bug 638542)

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Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 Refresh 6
April 27, 2012

Tomcat
- Vulnerability was found and fixed in Java1.6.0_31  (Bug 749515)
- Updated Tomcat from 5.5.34 to 5.5.35 to include security vulnerability fixes  (Bug 747547/669846)

Install
- Install fails on SLES11 SP2  (Bug 745517)
- Installing a Framework patch break existing IDM plugins  (Bug 736254)

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Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP4 Patch 4
March 2012
Tomcat V 5.5.28/JRE V 1.6.0_18

iManager
- Performance degrades when multiple users access iManager  (Bug 632217)
- iManager should not allow MEDIUM/LOW/EXPORT/Not encrypted cipher levels  (Bug 674747)

Tomcat
- After restarting Tomcat, RBS collection owner is only logged in with assigned access  (Bug 721112)

Authentication
- iManager ignores search base for authentication  (Bug 707073)
- iManager is resolving objects to a server with a replica of root rather than locally  (Bug 712602)

Object Management
- Long delays when clicking on the " Other " tab in Modify Object View  (Bug 714042)

Object Search and Selection
- Long delays when selecting NCP objects in Directory Administration --> Modify Object  (Bug 718116)
- Objects with a slash / in the DN are not displayed in the simple selection list  (Bug 700609)

Plugin Studio
- Custom plugin fails to function while modifying the attribute values  (Bug 718319)

Configuration
- Selecting Roles and Tasks --> Users --> Enable Account/Disable Account resulted in a default value of uniqueID rather than Common name  (Bug 695519)

RBS
- Users see all roles when only assigned to one role the first time logging into iManager  (Bug 709962)

Plugin Installation
- iManager showing earlier patches as available  (Bug 642088/659793 )
Other:
- FireFox 9.0.1 support added.

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Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP4 Patch 3
July 2011
JRE V 1.6.0_18 and Tomcat V 5.5.28

- An auxiliary class can now be added to other classes if one of the mandatory attributes of this auxiliary class is an optional attribute for other classes.
- posixAccount can now be added to a user object.
- The word wrapping works properly when you edit a login script in iManager.
- The following security issues have been resolved:
     - XSS reflect and XSS store security vulnerabilities.
     - SQL injection attacks.

Other:
- FireFox 4.0.1 and Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 web browser support added.

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Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP4 Patch 2
April 2011

Configuration
- iManager mobile, after installing latest plugins, still shows newer ones are available  (Bug 682743)
- All available ciphers are now displayed in the Configure iManager - Encryption section  (Bug 654459)
Group Management
- Groupnames with FDNs up to 128 characters can now be viewed in the Group Memberships tab  (Bug 653109)
Workstation
- iManager was not remembering the username after checking the option to remember login credentials  (Bug 655527)

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Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP4 Patch 1

- Getting a blank page when trying to access the device manager console using Microsoft Internet Explorer 8  (Bug 656741)
- Security vulnerability resolved in Tomcat 5.5.30

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Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP4
December 2010
TC 5.5.29/JRE 1.6.0_20
 
Tomcat
- Security vulnerability: iManager stack buffer overflow  (Bug 602542)
- Security Vulnerability: iManager off-by-one DoS  (Bug 602557) (Secunia Advisory SA40281)
- Update to Tomcat 5.5.29 to address multiple vulnerabilities  (Bug 608635/550668)
Other:
- Installation on SLES 11 is now supported  (Bug 582765)
- Security Vulnerability: OpenSSL Handshake renegotion of existing connections  (Bug 626751) (CVE-2009-3555)
- User adds now correctly reported to collector  (Bug 471688)
- After successful uninstall of iManager 2.7, reinstall of iManager reports failure  (Bug 388999)
- IDM 3.6 plugins stop working on windows  (Bug 471758)
- Unable to add, modify, or view the photo attribute for a user object  (Bug 494093)
- Adding a group to a template object gives error and does not update group membership  (Bug 550567)
- Simple Selection sort does not work   (Bug 546952)
- History now available to all plugins that support less than 12 object types  (Bug 512239)
- Namespace Error when replacing single-valued DN attribute using Mutliple Object selector  (Bug 546947)
- IDM 3.6.1 plugin installation taking too much time to complete  (Bug 485943)
- Simple search favorites feature is available.
- Security vulnerabilities fixed in JRE 1.6.0_20  (Bug 594697) (CVE-2010-0886/CVE-2010-0887)
- <os> tag in iman_mod_desc.xml is being ignored if there is more than one  (Bug 568650)
- Hungarian translation issue  (Bug 575101)
- Installing patch will fail with a bogus message about a previous patch now being un-installed  (Bug 607185)
- Plugin Studio Security Vulnerability:  privileged user can instigate a DOS under the context of the service  (Bug 608531)
- Plugin Studio: Audit log now properly shows the event of uploading of an npm  (Bug 7608531)
- After updating the PKI plugin it loads with a JAVA error  (Bug 557400)
- Error: " Unable to create AdminNamespace.java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError " when logging in  (Bug 566473)
- Modify of Multiple objects fails  (Bug 597690)
- Fail to perform multiple operations correctly  (Bug 504371)
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Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP3 FTF4
August 2010
Issues Resolved:
- iManager 2.7.3 FTF 3 installation hangs if earlier FTF installation files have not been uninstalled.
- Security Vulnerability - iManager stack buffer overflow - Creating a class name with more than 32 characters by using other scripts (perl / python).
- Security Vulnerability - iManager off-by-one DoS - If login request is sent with a Tree field length of 256 characters.
- Security Vulnerability - CVE-2009-3555 - OpenSSL Handshake renegotiation of the existing connections.
- Privileged User can instigate a DoS under the context of the service. (No Trace) - Providing Auditing and logs while authorized users upload the npm files.

Enhancements:
- In addition to the existing platforms and Web browsers, iManager 2.7.3 FTF 4 supports Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit), Windows 2008 R2 platforms, and Internet Explorer 8 (IE 8).
- “Hide” and “Show Hidden” Buttons in the Available Novell Modules Page
- Preferred Object Selection Method for a Task of a Property Book
- Ability to Add Organizational Role to the Authorized Users and Groups List
- iManager Caches Login Information for Faster Login
- Ability to Configure the Proxy by using DNS

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Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP3 FTF3
- Delay in the next login attempt after a login failure.
- The Case Ignore List adding multiple attribute values to a single attribute.
- Unauthenticated files that get uploaded onto Access Manager.

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 Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP3 FTF2
- The security vulnerability issue faced during installation of external plug-ins.

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 Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP3 FTF1
- The Others tab while modifying user is empty with iManager 2.7.3.
- Cannot browse/select objects from IE 8 browser.
- In IE 8, the iManager Tree view option was not listing.
- iManager plugin fails to uninstall cleanly.
- Objects created with alternate naming attribute in some cases.

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 Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP3
- Error message for deleting obvject is not localized.
- Configure iManager task is not displayed for the member of a nested group which is an Authorized user.
- Plug-ins are not removed when you select Select all plug-ins option in the Available Novell Plug-in Modules page, deselect one or more plug-ins in the list, and click Remove.
- iManager (2.7 with Tomcat 5.5) login screen, by default, has Autocomplete enabled which results in security vulnerability.
- Replace option under the Identification tab of the Modify User page does not work.
- Large number of XSS vulnerabilities exist in iManager 2.7.
- iManager 2.7.2 removes RBS collection ownership for a user when the user is added to / removed from a group object.
- Plug-in allows inconsistency of group and group membership.
- A user, who has logged in to iManager through Internet Explorer, as a t1 trustee user cannot view the property pages.
- Plug-in download does not function when you add a plug-in with name same as that of one of the existing plug-ins, and rename the exiting plug-in of the same name.
- Plug-ins are not displayed because of clash between .jar files.
- Uniqueness scan does not work if a tree has more than 7000 users.
- Login script that is created with Novell client appears blank in iManager.
- iManager tree view filter does not work when you use scandinavian characters.

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 Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP2
December 2008
- The TreeName Display appears to be set only by the Roles and Tasks view instead of the Header Display. (395379)
- iManager 2.7.2 allows plug-ins with Max-iManager-Version set to 2.7.0 to be installed in it.
- The user cannot log in to iManager if he/she doesn?t have Public Browse Entry right.
- Password Policies assignment list is not sorted. It is difficult for the user to navigate and validate individual assignments when the size of list increases.
- A Custom Plug-in with Photo/JpegPhoto control gives HTTP 501 error while uploading larger files.
- In the Edit Member Association page, under Role Based Services, an error page is displayed when you click a link.
- A large size description control should be added to the General Property Book page and the Create User task. (175533)
- After upgrading the iManager version to 2.7.1, Audit does not send events to the Novell Audit server, SLS.
- Simple Selection default values are wrong. (414442)
- Improper short length truncations for Members and Group Membership controls. (414803)10. iManager does not respond when you log in with a copied user object.
- Advanced Properties - Add to Create Object task is not saved in plug-in studio.
- Plug-in Studio - Ability to set Page Order exists on Property Book Pages, but is missing from Tasks for Create/Modify  (353003)
- Proper Error Handling is required for Plug-in Studio Import task. The user should not get the Null Pointer Exception.
- The way the attributes with syntax case ignore list are displayed, is not useful.
- In the Modify Object dialog box, under the Members tab, unexpected characters appear in the string, Member.
- In OES 2, INVALID_ATTRIBUTE Namespace error is displayed while performing the Copy Object operation.
- In the Object Extensions task, CLASS NOT DEFINED error is displayed while adding an auxiliary class (name with serial spaces).
- Can't login if Public does not have Browse Entry rights (416327)

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 Issues resolved in iManager 2.7 SP1
July 2008
- The TreeName Display appears to be set only by the Roles and Tasks view instead of the Header Display. (395379)
- Setting up LDAP interfaces breaks dynamic group functionality.
- Adding more than one logic group in Advanced search filter for dynamic members query are not saved.
- Cannot add multiple users to multiple groups at the same time.
- The user cannot modify the chapter and page ordering while creating a property book, and while modifying the page list of an existing property book. (336071)
- Cannot export custom plug-in using Internet Explorer.
- Security vulnerability: Any user can delete Plug-in Studio created Property Book Pages. (336168)
- Only one value on a multi-valued attribute with path syntax is displayed on Edit Attribute page.
- When you export a plug-in, the manifest.mf file doesn't include Min-imanager-version, because of which when you import it back again fails.
- Plug-in Studio's Task for Create: When creating users from these custom-created tasks, it is not making a uniqueID matching the CN. (346647)
- Cannot truly assign Property Book Pages to the Existing chapter of General. (344410)
- ASCII Values field cannot be edited in the Octet String editor.
- Excessive DS Operations while modifying objects. (308623)
- Simple Selection is broken in the Configure > Views > iManager Views task screen. (336365)
- Creation of a Volume object should have a Physical Volume name entry that is populated with all possible values.
- Configure > Views > iManager Views task is broken. (343239)
- On the Modify Object page of Directory Administration, the user's password cannot be set.
- Option to use a proxy server to download plug-ins. (96942)
- iManager-Group object could define a Collection Owner.
- iManager 2.7 Octet String Editor does not work.
- If the user changes passwords in such a way that they don't meet Universal Password Policy, proper messages are not displayed.
- System Error occurs when the user tries to edit a stream attribute containing xml data.
- Cannot add replica if the server exists as S/R replica in a ring.
- The Object View, Tree, and Browse tabs return unsorted results.
- Specific files that the user wants to browse for, are not listed under View Objects-Browse view.
- The user cannot delete attributes from Auxiliary Classes by using iManager. Customer ldap scripts must be used to delete them.
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Additional Information


iManager 2.7 SP4 Patch 4
February, xx 2012
 

iManager 2.7 refresh 5
February, xx 2012
 

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  • Creation Date:15-FEB-12
  • Modified Date:02-JUL-14
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