Symantec Control Compliance Suite UNIX 9.0 RapidFire Update RF9011

Article:TECH116634  |  Created: 2010-01-08  |  Updated: 2012-12-19  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH116634
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Issue



Overview
The RapidFire (RF) Update, RF9011 contains the security patch updates:

 


Cause



The RapidFire (RF) Update, RF9011 contains the security patch updates:


Solution



Overview

The RapidFire (RF) Update, RF9011 contains the security patch updates:

The requirement for installing the RapidFire RF9011 is as follows:

· You must apply the Cumulative Hotfix (CHF) of Control Compliance Suite 9.0.1 released on July 2009 (Symantec_Control_Compliance_Suite_DC_9.0.1_July_2009_Update_Win.exe).
· You must apply RF9000, RF9001, RF9006, RF9009, and RF9010 on the bv-Control for UNIX agent (target computers) before applying RF9011.
 

      Installing the update

      Before installing the RF9011 RapidFire Update, you must close all the RMS products that are running on the computer.

      To install the RapidFire Update RF9011 perform the following steps:

1. Copy the RapidFire file RF9011.rf to a known location on the local disk. Do not change the file name.
2. Launch the RMS® Console.
3. Expand the bv-Control for UNIX icon located on the left pane tree of the RMS Console.
4. Right-click RapidFire Updates folder.
5. Select Add RapidFire from the shortcut menu.
6. In the File Selection dialog, locate the RapidFire file RF9011.rf saved in step 1.
7. Select the file and click Open to initiate the RapidFire Update installation process. This RapidFire must be applied on the computers hosting the Information Server only and not on the client computers.

      To apply the RapidFire on the UNIX target computers, the RapidFire mechanism supports two options. The first option lets you update all the UNIX target computers at the enterprise level while the second option lets you update the selected UNIX target computers only.

8. To update all the target computers in the enterprise
o Select the appropriate server group in the product container.
o To apply a RapidFire on the selected server group, click the Action>Update RapidFire menu.
o From the Select RapidFire Package dialog box, select RF9011.rf.
2. To update a selected target computer
o Select the UNIX target computer that you want to update.
o To apply a RapidFire on the UNIX target computer, click the Action>Update RapidFire menu.
o From the Select RapidFire Package dialog box, select RF9011.rf.

      For more details, see the "RapidFire Updates" topic in bv-Control_for_UNIX_Online_Help.chm.


Note: Patches for the following UNIX operating systems are not available in the LinuxRecommendedPatches.dat file:
o SUSE Linux 8.0, 8.1, 8.2, 9.0, 9.1, 9.2 and 9.3
o SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 8.1, 9.2, 9.3
o VMware ESX Version 3.0

       



References
The Rapid Fire update and readme documentation can be downloaded from;

ftp://ftp.symantec.com/public/english_us_canada/products/symantec_control_compliance_suite/9.0/updates/data_collectors/rf9011.zip
bv-Control_for_UNIX_RF9011README.htm


 


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