This patch update resolves specific previous issues. This document outlines why you should install this patch update.
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The following sections outline the key features and functions provided by this version, as well as issues resolved in this release:
NetIQ Self Service Password Reset includes the following security improvement:
This patch resolves a potential authorization bypass issue as described in the CVE-2019-11652.
NetIQ Self Service Password Reset includes the following software enhancements and fixes for this release:
Canceling the Advanced Authentication OAuth Authentication Returns the SSPR 5071 Error
External REST Web Service Clients Do Not Accurately Encode Content in the UTF-8 Character Set
Selecting an LDAP Group for the User Matching Value Does Not Send Email Notifications
This patch resolves the issue where Self Service Password Reset returns the SSPR 5071 error if a user tries to reset password using the OAuth authentication and click (Bug 1135823). The only option a user has is to close the browser window.
This patch resolves the issue where the external REST web service clients do not encode the HTTP requests using the UTF-8 character set. Therefore, non-English Unicode characters might get corrupted while sending the request. (Bug 1141937)
This patch resolves the issue where the People Search module, configured for public use, does not display the photos of the users. (Bug 1138328)
This patch updates the text in a health error that states the LDAP server not being available to a simple and understandable error message. When Self Service Password Reset can communicate with the LDAP server, the health monitor clears the error. (Bug 1137399)
This patch resolves the issue where if you select an LDAP Group instead of the default LDAP filter value in (Bug 1140304)> > > , Self Service Password Reset does not send emails that contain password expiration notifications. Self Service Password Reset now sends these notifications if you apply this patch.
NetIQ Self Service Password Reset includes support for the following operating system versions:
Appliance: You can deploy the Self Service Password Reset appliance in the following virtual systems:
Hyper-V version 2016 (version 10 with the latest patches)
VMware ESX 6.5 or later
Windows .msi File: You can deploy the Self Service Password Reset .msi file on the following platforms:
Windows Server 2016
Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Azure Marketplace Windows 2016
WAR File: You can deploy the Self Service Password Reset WAR file on the following platforms:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 7.4 or later (64-bit)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server or later (64-bit)
12 SP 3
11 SP 4
Amazon Web Service EC2 SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP 3
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP 3
For detailed information on system requirements, supported operating systems, and browsers, see
Deployment Requirements of Self Service Password Reset in the Self Service Password Reset 4.4 Administration Guide.
To install Self Service Password Reset, see
Installing Self Service Password Reset in the Self Service Password Reset 4.4 Installation Guide.
To upgrade your current deployment of Self Service Password Reset to this version, see
Upgrading or Migrating Self Service Password Reset in the Self Service Password Reset 4.4 Installation Guide.
Complete the following steps to verify that the installation was successful.
To check the installed version:
Log in to the Self Service Password Reset administration console as an administrator.
In the toolbar, click your name, then click.
Click thetab, then verify that the is v 22.214.171.124 b380 r39786.
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