[VIM] Minimizing error cascades in vulnerability information management

Steven M. Christey coley at linus.mitre.org
Tue Nov 7 16:10:36 EST 2006

On Tue, 7 Nov 2006, George A. Theall wrote:

> And while we're on the subject, I noticed that both SecurityFocus and
> Secunia claim incorrectly that the issue is resolved with Cumulative Fix
> 10 for the 5.1 series. [CVE doesn't mention that 5.1 is affected; it
> is.] The fix was meant to be included in that Fix but didn't actually
> make it until Cumulative Fix 12; ie, see:
>   http://www-1.ibm.com/support/search.wss?rs=0&q=PK26181&apar=only
> I did verify that Cumulative Fix 12 did indeed correct the problem.

Wow, we've all done a bangup job on this one, eh?  Looks like IBM
accidentally omitted this series of versions in their initial APAR.

Thanks, fixed in CVE...

- Steve

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