SolarWinds Network Topology Mapper (NTM) version 2.0 Hotfix 3 - Is now available

 

CUSTOMER LINK:

http://downloads.solarwinds.com/solarwinds/Release/HotFix/NTM-v2.0.0-HotFix3.zip


PURPOSE

This HotFix addresses an issue with Heartbleed vulnerability in OpenSSL 1.0.1E, which NTM uses. There is a potential security issue--for outbound communications only--when using AES with SNMPv3.

 

REQUIREMENTS

This fix requires SolarWinds NTM 2.0.

 

INSTALLATION

To install this HotFix:

 

1. Extract files from the compressed archive (.zip) to a directory accessible by your NTM machine.

2. Close Network Topology Mapper if it is running.

3. Shutdown "SolarWinds Network Topology Job Scheduler" service, as follows:

   a. Click Start > Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Services.     

   b. Stop "SolarWinds Network Topology Job Scheduler" service.

4. Go to "c:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\SolarWinds\OpenSSL\", move the folders "x64" and "x86" to a backup location, and replace them in the OpenSSL folder with the appropriate folders from this hotfix.

    Note: On 32bit systems, the folders are located in "c:\Program Files\Common Files\SolarWinds\OpenSSL\".

5. Start SolarWinds Network Topology Job Scheduler.

6. Start Network Topology Mapper.   

 

 

To un-install this Hotfix:

 

1. Shutdown "SolarWinds Network Topology Job Scheduler" service, as follows:

   a. Click Start > Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Services.     

   b. Stop "SolarWinds Network Topology Job Scheduler" service.

2. Go to "c:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\SolarWinds\OpenSSL\", delete the folders "x64" and "x86", and copy here the same folders from the backup location.

    Note: On 32bit systems, the folders are located in "c:\Program Files\Common Files\SolarWinds\OpenSSL\".

3. Start "SolarWinds Network Topology Job Scheduler" service.