Updated 2/26/2016

*** The SRM  6.2.1 Release Notes are here. ***

Welcome to SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor (SRM) Profiler 6.2.3. SRM Profiler monitors storage arrays and helps with locating and resolving storage related issues. SRM Profiler supports multiple devices and vendors with minimal impact to the user environment.

SRM Profiler can be integrated with the SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Orion Module (SRM) and can share the same license, allowing both products to run together. For more information, see Introduction to Storage Resource Monitor and Integrating the SRM Orion module and the SRM Profiler Module.

Prior to version 6.0, the SRM Profiler was called Storage Manager (STM).

Contents

New Features and Improvements

Fixed Issues

Known Issues

Version History

Legal

New Features and Improvements

Storage Resource Monitor Profiler v6.2.3 includes the following new feature:

Storage Resource Monitor Profiler v6.2.1 does not includes any new features
Storage Resource Monitor Profiler v6.2 includes the following new features:

Installing this Version

Warning Warnings: SolarWinds recommends that you complete the following tasks before implementing any changes:

Upgrading

New Installation

All Installation and Upgrades

Licensing this Version of SRM Profiler

SRM Profiler can be integrated with the SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Orion Module (SRM) and can share the same license. If your license is currently applied to the SRM Orion Module and you wish to use the two products integrated with a single license, you must reclaim the license from the SRM Orion Module and apply it to the SRM Profiler Module. For more information, see Reclaiming your License from the SRM Orion Module.

For more information on licensing, see Applying your License.

Obtaining your Key

  1. Log in to your Customer Portal and select License Management.
  2. Navigate to SRM Profiler  v6.2.3 and locate the Activation Key.
  3. Take note of the activation key before you proceed. This is needed after the upgrade completes.

License Deactivation

After the license has been deactivated, upgrade to SRM 6.2.3 and then apply your new license key.

To deactivate your license from the SRM Orion Module using license manager, see Deactivating your license from the SRM Orion Module using license manager.

License Enforcement

SRM enforces licensing during the upgrade. The installation aborts if any of the following conditions are detected:

Applying a License with no Internet Access

Fixed SolarWinds SRM Profiler Issues

SolarWinds SRM Profiler v6.2.3 includes the following fixes:
Issue Case Number
Agents are reporting an "unquoted service paths vulnerability" NS 918092
NullPointerException while accessing target information from the NAS Shares Sizes report NS 926972
EMC LUN Performance utilization shows maximum of 50% NS 536176
File Analysis Stats doesn't report all files matching file analysis rule NS 776293
ZDI-CAN-3376: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module BackupMetaData BexDriveUsageSummaryServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3377: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module XiotechMonitorServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3378: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module XiotechMonitorServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3379: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module XiotechMonitorServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3380: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module UserDefinedFieldConfigServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3381: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module UserDefinedFieldConfigServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3382: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module UserDefinedFieldConfigServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3383: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module NbuErrorMessageServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3384: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module HostStorageServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3385: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module QuantumMonitorServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3386: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module DuplicateFilesServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3387: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module HostStorageServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3388: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module HostStorageServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3389: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module BackupAssociationServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3390: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module BackupAssociationServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3391: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module BackupExceptionsServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3392: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module ProcessesServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3393: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module WindowsEventLogsServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3394: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module WindowsEventLogsServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3395: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module WindowsEventLogsServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3396: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module FileActionAssignmentServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3397: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module ScriptServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3399: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module ScriptServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
ZDI-CAN-3400: SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module ScriptServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability N/A
Path traversal attack vulnerability N/A
SQL injection vulnerability in RunScript.jsp N/A
CVE-2015-4000: "Logjam" TLS vulnerabilities N/A
Poodle vulnerability N/A
Array Capacity (Raw) value mismatches for IBM SVC between console and "Executive Storage Summary" report N/A
IBM SVC - 'VDisk' report shows wrong MDisk count N/A
Data Discrepancy in Executive Storage Summary report N/A
Array Capacity (Raw) data mismatches between  console and reports N/A

Note: All above issues prefixed with ZDI-CAN are credited to "rgod". See http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/upcoming/ for further information.

SolarWinds SRM Profiler v6.2.1 includes the following fixes:
Issue Case Number
Dell equallogic storage array status "unknown" NS 861837

SolarWinds SRM v6.2 includes the following fixes:
Issue Case number
SRM Profiler freezes when accessing SAN Storage Group
NS 776398
Scheduled report setting issues
NS 786383
Error when viewing SAN tab in NetApp device
NS 804805
Performance query issues with Disk Performance stats report
NS 804895
Performance query issues with Disk Group Utilization report
NS 810775
Performance issues after upgrade from 6.0 to 6.1
NS 810648
STM ProcessFileUpload.jsp file upload remote code execution vulnerability
N/A
Java null exception error when opening the STM main console in Orion Web Console
NS 795729
CVE-201505371 vulnerability issues with SolarWinds Storage Manager
NS 833448
ESX asset collection where the advancedDeviceThreadingEnabled flag is set to 2 instead of True
NS 808523

Known Issues

SolarWinds SRM v6.2 includes the following known issues:
Issue Support ID number
Issues with sorting when percentages are involved N/A
Incorrect stats for fiber switch interfaces 408903
VMDK and Snapshot reports do not clean up old data 365816
Alerts firing off after removing thresholds from policies 423490
Agent info version does not change after a module update 471733
NetApp vFiler usage report does not work 476801
Error on Virtualization Dashboard Caused by Large Values 522270
SAN Topology reports are missing data 481852
Aggregate report error 555155
Gen 3 licenses will update automatically within 24 hours of a new license purchase N/A
Parser type gets reverted for IBM SVC devices when doing a default SMI-S policy push. For more information, see this KB article. N/A

Version History

SolarWinds SRM 6.2.1

SolarWinds SRM 6.2

SolarWinds SRM 6.1.1

SolarWinds SRM 6.1

SolarWinds SRM 6.0

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