Release notes and notices
The following topics provide information about what is new or changed in this release, including features, corrected issues, and enhancements.
- Service packs and patches
- Version 8.2.00
- Known issues and workarounds
- Technical bulletins
- Product announcements
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|June 14, 2016||Notification of Windows RSCD Agent vulnerability in BMC Server Automation, CVE-2016-5063||Alerts users to a security problem in the RSCD agent on Microsoft Windows platforms for all versions of BMC Server Automation, up to and including version 8.7 Patch 2, as well as in any BMC solution that includes this technology.|
|March 2, 2016||Notification of critical security issue in BMC Server Automation, CVE-2016-1542, CVE-2016-1543||Alerts users to a security problem in the RSCD agent on UNIX and Linux platforms for all versions of BMC Server Automation, as well as in any BMC solution that includes this technology.|
|February 10, 2016||Product announcement|
BMC Server Automation version 8.2 is currently in a Limited Support status. Note that version 8.2 will move to a No Support status on January 31, 2017
|June 2, 2015||Technical bulletins||Microsoft is ending support for Windows Server 2003 on July 14, 2015. BMC will not qualify Windows Server 2003 for any upcoming service packs or new releases of BMC BladeLogic Server Automation after July 14, 2015. For more information, see Technical bulletins.|
|August 22, 2014||Patch Remediation Jobs fail with Error: Cannot connect to URL||Flash notification for BMC Server Automation patching remediation jobs failing for certain Microsoft Windows patches. This issues applies to BMC Server Automation versions, 8.1.x, 8.2.x, 8.3.x, and 8.5.x.|
February 15, 2013
Lists the updates and corrected problems in version 8.2 Service Pack 4 (8.2.04).
November 15, 2012
Lists the updates and corrected problems in version 8.2 Service Pack 3 (8.2.03).
August 14, 2012
Lists the updates and corrected problems in version 8.2 Service Pack 2 (8.2.02).
August 10, 2012
Addition of user-contributed content.
July 2, 2012
Addition of a Frequently asked questions (FAQ) page.
May 15, 2012
April 27, 2012
Lists the updates and corrected problems in version 8.2 Service Pack 1 (8.2.01).
Topics describing functionality that is changed in Service Pack 1 include a statement that the functionality is available in Service Pack 1.
March 29, 2012
Addition of deployment architecture information.
February 29, 2012
February 29, 2012
Removal of Network Shell scripts syntax requirement.
February 6, 2012
Lists known issues for Deploy Jobs.
January 26, 2012
Lists enhancements and corrected issues in version 8.2.