| IBM Security SiteProtector System Version 2.9 Readme
November 8, 2011
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The IBM Security SiteProtector System version 2.9 release contains the
following new features and improvements:
solution-specific interfaces present relevant information for the task
at hand. For example, you can hide unused agent-related menu options,
policies, permissions, and auditing information using the “Show/Hide
Agents” settings. By default, only registered agents are displayed.
- Improved User
- Streamlined menus
reduce clutter in the interface so you can focus on key tasks without
- Policy View
- Policy view now
displays a gallery of Agent types specific to your network, with selection
of versions available.
- Analysis view
- In the Analysis
view, context-sensitive actions are available for any displayed columns.
You can define additional right-click actions and lookups as needed.
- Columns now automatically
resize themselves to accommodate the data displayed. You can save customized
- Rapid access
- You can double-click
on an event in Analysis view to get event details quickly.
- System response
- Improved database
performance is included in this upgrade, especially in the Analysis
view when working with larger data sets.
- Expanded limits
- Twice as many
event rules (up to 400) in the Response Rules policy within Central
Responses are now available.
- Updated components
- Newest versions
of Java (1.6.0 SR9), Apache (2.0.64), and Geronimo (2.1.7) are provided
for access to the latest security safeguards.
- New auditable
- A new event, Account
Locked Out, has been added to the list of auditable events that is set
in the SiteProtector Console using Tools > Auditing Setup > General.
If a Windows user repeatedly fails to login to the SiteProtector Console,
the operating system can be configured to lock out that user's Windows
account. If Windows does lock out a user account, that event can now
be audited and is written to the SiteProtector database.
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For the latest version
of the product documentation, go to the IBM Security Product Information
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technical support to customers that are entitled to receive support.
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Before you contact
IBM Security about a problem, see the IBM Support Portal at http://www.ibm.com/software/support.
The IBM Software
The guide provides the following information:
If you need
to contact technical support, use the methods described in the IBM Software
Support Guide at: http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/sas/f/handbook/home.html.
- Registration and
eligibility requirements for receiving support
- Customer support
telephone numbers for the country in which you are located
- Information you
must gather before contacting customer support
To report an issue with
this product, please contact IBM Support and have the following information
- Build versions
- Sensor and console
- Network deployment
- Network traffic rates
- Network traffic characteristics
- Specific failure
symptoms or undesirable behavior
This information helps
us resolve the issue as quickly and effectively as possible.
There are no known
issues. If known issues are discovered, they will be reported in the IBM
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