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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

              End of Support for WebSphere Message Broker V8
                              16 January 2017


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           IBM WebSphere Message Broker
Publisher:         IBM
Operating System:  Windows
                   Linux variants
Impact/Access:     Reduced Security -- Unknown/Unspecified
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade

Original Bulletin: 

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End of Support for WebSphere Message Broker V8

Document information

More support for: WebSphere Business Integration for Financial Networks

Software version: 3.1.1

Operating system(s): Platform Independent

Reference #: 1997202

Modified date: 13 January 2017

Flash (Alert)


EOS for WebSphere Message Broker V8 is announced for 4/30/2017. WebSphere BI 
for FN customers running on WMB V8 need to get a support extension for WMB V8
in order to ensure continuous support for the WBIFN environment after this 
date. Content

WeSphere BI for FN V3.1.1 is supported to run with WebSphere Message Broker V
8, however, this WMB version is not bundled with WBIFN.

Customers running WBIFN V3.1.1 with WMB V8 must have a service extension for 
WMB V 8 in place to ensure continuous support for broker related issues in the
WBIFN environment beyond the WMB V8 EOS date.

Please contact your IBM Sales representative to get this service extension.

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