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** CRITICAL ** HP Version Control Agent for Windows x64

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Note:  Some software requires a valid warranty, current Hewlett Packard Enterprise support contract, or a license fee.

Type: Software - System Management
Version: 7.3.5.0(5 Jun 2015)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows MultiPoint Server 2011
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 for 64-bit Extended Systems
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Foundation Edition
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard and Essentials
File name: cp026226.exe (13 MB)
Version Control Agent enables management of the HP ProLiant software and firmware on the system, in conjunction with the HP Version Control Repository Manager.

Prerequisites:
HP System Management Home page needs to be installed.


To ensure the integrity of your download, HP recommends verifying your results with this MD5 Checksum value:

26f5276e52b9de24a18212ea84d11b39 cp026226.exe

Reboot Requirement:
Reboot is not required after installation for updates to take effect and hardware stability to be maintained.


Installation:
Download the Smart Component to a directory on your hard drive and change to that directory. The downloaded file is a self-extracting executable with a filename based on the Smart Component Number.

From that drive and directory, execute the downloaded file.

Click the "Install" button to proceed with the installation. The agent will automatically be installed.


End User License Agreements:
Hewlett-Packard End User License Agreement


Upgrade Requirement:
Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.


Upgrade Requirement:
Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.


Version:7.3.5.0 (5 Jun 2015)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.



Version:7.3.4.0 (12 Feb 2015)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.


Patched to address SSL/TLS MITM Vulnerability CVE-2014-3566 (https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv_20141015.txt)


Version:7.3.3.0 (20 Jun 2014)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.


Patched to address SSL/TLS MITM Vulnerability CVE-2014-0224 (http://www.openssl.org/news/secadv_20140605.txt)


Version:7.3.2.0 (24 Apr 2014)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.


Provides fix for CVE-2014-0160.


Version:7.3.1.0 (7 Mar 2014)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


  • Display Bios and Firmware in inventory
Enhancements

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2

Version:7.3.0.0 (3 Dec 2013)
Enhancements

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


  • HP Smart Update Manager 6.0
  • Security: changed default cipher to securely connect to HP System Management Homepage 7.3

Version:7.2.2.0 (14 Aug 2013)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HPE recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


  • Added right descriptions for Smart Array Controllers
  • Improved internal file handle to prevent service failures
  • Updated to OpenSSL v1.0.1.5
Enhancements

  • VCA inventory includes hardware dependent components, only when actual hardware is present in server.
  • Support events pass through HP System Insight Manager secured ports.

Version:7.2.0.0 (19 Feb 2013)
Enhancements

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


  • Capture logged-in User Details for all user initiated tasks
  • Administrator alone has the privilege to clear logs
  • Updated Version Control Agent to include HP Smart Update Manager (HP SUM) Discovery modules version 5.3.5. The HP SUM features are documented in the HP SUM User Guide, which is available at the following URL: http://www.hp.com/go/hpsum/documentation.

Version:7.1.2.0 (26 Oct 2012)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Optional - Users should update to this version if their system is affected by one of the documented fixes or if there is a desire to utilize any of the enhanced functionality provided by this version.


Updated description for Smart Array Controllers

Enhancements

Support Added for Microsoft Windows Server 2012


Version:7.1.1.0 (4 Sep 2012)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.


* Version Control Agent service stops when browsing home page during SPP deployment task


Version:7.1.0.910 (4 Jun 2012)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


Updated OpenSSL to recent and stable version 1.0.0g
Improved component filter logic to download and deploy only applicable component from Software baseline and Service Pack for ProLiant

Enhancements

Added support to send server model detail to Version Control Repository Manager


Version:7.0.0.900 (27 Mar 2012)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


  • Updated OpenSSL to recent and stable version 1.0.0e
              Includes bug fixes and security fixes.
  • Improved component filter logic to download and deploy only applicable component from Software baseline or Service Pack for ProLiant.
  • Version Control Agent display duplicate entries for certain drivers.
Enhancements

Added the following support: 

  • HP Service Pack for ProLiant (SPP)
              Set as Reference Support Pack
              Deploy from VCA home page and through HP SIM.
  • Authenticate VCRM using SMH trusted servers certificates.

Version:6.3.0.870 (11 Mar 2011)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


 

  • Version Control Agent  fails to monitor ILO 3 firmware version status
Enhancements

 

  • Performance improvement during software status polling task. (Hardware version enumeration moved to a background task)
  • Supports DL 980 firmware update.
  • Enhancement to consider hardware device ID for calculating firmware status.

Version:6.2.0.860 (10 Sep 2010)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


 

  • VCA Log does not show "clear the log" button
Enhancements

 

  • New option to set "required software"  against a  custom support pack.
  • New user interface to display the missing software based on a custom support pack.
  • Support added to contribute to the reporting feature available from VCRM

Version:6.1.0.842 (7 Apr 2010)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.


 

    • Disk drive firmware not being displayed in the native 64 bit VCA inventory list
    • Trusted Platform Modules (TPM) not detected on 64 bit VCA

Version:6.1.0.841 (8 Mar 2010)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.

  • Interoperability issue with hummingbird socks software
  • New verson of built-in discovery tools, which fixes crashing of MSA arrays connected to emulux controllers on windows 2003 sp2.

  •  

      • Interoperability issue with hummingbird socks software
      • New verson of built-in discovery tools, which fixes crashing of MSA arrays connected to emulux controllers on windows 2003 sp2.
    Enhancements

     


    Type: Software - System Management
    Version: 7.3.5.0(5 Jun 2015)
    Operating System(s):
    Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)
    Microsoft Windows MultiPoint Server 2011
    Microsoft Windows Server 2003 for 64-bit Extended Systems
    Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
    Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Foundation Edition
    Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64
    Microsoft Windows Server 2012
    Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
    Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard and Essentials

    Description

    Version Control Agent enables management of the HP ProLiant software and firmware on the system, in conjunction with the HP Version Control Repository Manager.

    Installation Instructions

    Prerequisites:
    HP System Management Home page needs to be installed.


    To ensure the integrity of your download, HP recommends verifying your results with this MD5 Checksum value:

    26f5276e52b9de24a18212ea84d11b39 cp026226.exe

    Reboot Requirement:
    Reboot is not required after installation for updates to take effect and hardware stability to be maintained.


    Installation:
    Download the Smart Component to a directory on your hard drive and change to that directory. The downloaded file is a self-extracting executable with a filename based on the Smart Component Number.

    From that drive and directory, execute the downloaded file.

    Click the "Install" button to proceed with the installation. The agent will automatically be installed.


    Release Notes

    End User License Agreements:
    Hewlett-Packard End User License Agreement


    Upgrade Requirement:
    Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.


    Fixes

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.


    Revision History

    Version:7.3.5.0 (5 Jun 2015)
    Fixes

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.



    Version:7.3.4.0 (12 Feb 2015)
    Fixes

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.


    Patched to address SSL/TLS MITM Vulnerability CVE-2014-3566 (https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv_20141015.txt)


    Version:7.3.3.0 (20 Jun 2014)
    Fixes

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.


    Patched to address SSL/TLS MITM Vulnerability CVE-2014-0224 (http://www.openssl.org/news/secadv_20140605.txt)


    Version:7.3.2.0 (24 Apr 2014)
    Fixes

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.


    Provides fix for CVE-2014-0160.


    Version:7.3.1.0 (7 Mar 2014)
    Fixes

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


    • Display Bios and Firmware in inventory
    Enhancements

    • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2

    Version:7.3.0.0 (3 Dec 2013)
    Enhancements

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


    • HP Smart Update Manager 6.0
    • Security: changed default cipher to securely connect to HP System Management Homepage 7.3

    Version:7.2.2.0 (14 Aug 2013)
    Fixes

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Recommended - HPE recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


    • Added right descriptions for Smart Array Controllers
    • Improved internal file handle to prevent service failures
    • Updated to OpenSSL v1.0.1.5
    Enhancements

    • VCA inventory includes hardware dependent components, only when actual hardware is present in server.
    • Support events pass through HP System Insight Manager secured ports.

    Version:7.2.0.0 (19 Feb 2013)
    Enhancements

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


    • Capture logged-in User Details for all user initiated tasks
    • Administrator alone has the privilege to clear logs
    • Updated Version Control Agent to include HP Smart Update Manager (HP SUM) Discovery modules version 5.3.5. The HP SUM features are documented in the HP SUM User Guide, which is available at the following URL: http://www.hp.com/go/hpsum/documentation.

    Version:7.1.2.0 (26 Oct 2012)
    Fixes

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Optional - Users should update to this version if their system is affected by one of the documented fixes or if there is a desire to utilize any of the enhanced functionality provided by this version.


    Updated description for Smart Array Controllers

    Enhancements

    Support Added for Microsoft Windows Server 2012


    Version:7.1.1.0 (4 Sep 2012)
    Fixes

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.


    * Version Control Agent service stops when browsing home page during SPP deployment task


    Version:7.1.0.910 (4 Jun 2012)
    Fixes

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


    Updated OpenSSL to recent and stable version 1.0.0g
    Improved component filter logic to download and deploy only applicable component from Software baseline and Service Pack for ProLiant

    Enhancements

    Added support to send server model detail to Version Control Repository Manager


    Version:7.0.0.900 (27 Mar 2012)
    Fixes

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


    • Updated OpenSSL to recent and stable version 1.0.0e
                Includes bug fixes and security fixes.
    • Improved component filter logic to download and deploy only applicable component from Software baseline or Service Pack for ProLiant.
    • Version Control Agent display duplicate entries for certain drivers.
    Enhancements

    Added the following support: 

    • HP Service Pack for ProLiant (SPP)
                Set as Reference Support Pack
                Deploy from VCA home page and through HP SIM.
    • Authenticate VCRM using SMH trusted servers certificates.

    Version:6.3.0.870 (11 Mar 2011)
    Fixes

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


     

    • Version Control Agent  fails to monitor ILO 3 firmware version status
    Enhancements

     

    • Performance improvement during software status polling task. (Hardware version enumeration moved to a background task)
    • Supports DL 980 firmware update.
    • Enhancement to consider hardware device ID for calculating firmware status.

    Version:6.2.0.860 (10 Sep 2010)
    Fixes

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


     

    • VCA Log does not show "clear the log" button
    Enhancements

     

    • New option to set "required software"  against a  custom support pack.
    • New user interface to display the missing software based on a custom support pack.
    • Support added to contribute to the reporting feature available from VCRM

    Version:6.1.0.842 (7 Apr 2010)
    Fixes

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.


     

      • Disk drive firmware not being displayed in the native 64 bit VCA inventory list
      • Trusted Platform Modules (TPM) not detected on 64 bit VCA

    Version:6.1.0.841 (8 Mar 2010)
    Fixes

    Upgrade Requirement:
    Critical - HP requires users update to this version immediately.

  • Interoperability issue with hummingbird socks software
  • New verson of built-in discovery tools, which fixes crashing of MSA arrays connected to emulux controllers on windows 2003 sp2.

  •  

      • Interoperability issue with hummingbird socks software
      • New verson of built-in discovery tools, which fixes crashing of MSA arrays connected to emulux controllers on windows 2003 sp2.
    Enhancements

     


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