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A new update is available for SAS Viya 3.3.

 

Published 18Jul2018

 

Issue(s) addressed:

SAS Note 62504: A backup for SAS® Viya® 3.3 fails when a distributed SAS® Cloud Analytic Services server uses a secondary controller

 

For a complete list of SAS Viya updates available, visit the SAS Viya Updates Page.

A new update is available for SAS/ACCESS Interface to ODBC , version 9.4_M4 :

  • Hot Fix: B7S001 - Published 18JUL2018 , Download link for B7S001
  • Component name: SAS/ACCESS Interface to ODBC
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in B7S001

SAS Note 59234

When you use PROC APPEND to update a Microsoft SQL Server NVARCHAR or NCHAR field, \"ERROR: Error binding parameters...invalid precision value\" occurs

SAS Note 62063

You might encounter “ERROR: Unable to transcode data to/from UCS-2 encoding” when running a UTF-8 SAS® session and using SAS/ACCESS® Interface to ODBC

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for B7S001

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Environment Manager , version 2.5_M2 :

  • Hot Fix: B7R003 - Published 17JUL2018 , Download link for B7R003
  • Component name: SAS Environment Manager
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in B7R003

SAS Note 62511

SAS® Environment Manager contains a stored cross-site scripting vulnerability

SAS Note 62513

SAS® Environment Manager is vulnerable to jackson-databind vulnerabilities

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for B7R003

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

An updated version of the ZIPCODE data set is available.  You can download the most recent version from SAS Maps Online.

 

The new ZIPCODE dataset, for April 2018, contains 41,117 observations and 21 variables. The package also includes the ZIPMIL and ZIPMISC datasets. These additional ZIP codes might not be included with the SASHELP.ZIPCODE file that ships with your version of SAS.

 

For information on "how to replace sashelp.zipcode", see these SAS Notes:

Source: zipcodedownload.com (July 2018)

A new update is available for SAS Cost and Profitability Management , version 8.1_M2 :

  • Hot Fix: U31009 - Published 16JUL2018 , Download link for U31009
  • Component name: SAS Cost and Profitability Management
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in U31009

SAS Note 61740

After you install Hot Fix V77016, logon to SAS® Cost and Profitability Management fails

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for U31009

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for Base SAS , version 9.4_M1 :

 

Issues addressed in M88069

SAS Note 62549

Tables registered in metadata by the METALIB procedure do not show in the Libraries listing in SAS® Enterprise Guide®

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for M88069

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Marketing Optimization , version 6.5 :

  • Hot Fix: Z82010 - Published 13JUL2018 , Download link for Z82010
  • Component name: SAS Marketing Optimization
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in Z82010

SAS Note 61733

Incorrect results are generated when you use a priority-based optimization method on a campaign group in SAS® Customer Intelligence

SAS Note 62050

Displaying optimization scenarios in SAS® Customer Intelligence Studio takes a long time

SAS Note 62202

SAS® Marketing Optimization enables you to specify the share-server port number only in SAS® Management Console

SAS Note 62292

Running SAS® Marketing Optimization in batch mode fails

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for Z82010

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Marketing Automation , version 6.5 :

  • Hot Fix: Z77011 - Published 13JUL2018 , Download link for Z77011
  • Component name: SAS Marketing Automation
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in Z77011

SAS Note 59859

Date values are recorded incorrectly for the locale when you enter a data value in a Select node in SAS® Marketing Automation

SAS Note 61238

An error occurs and no responses or contacts are available in SAS® Real-Time Decision Manager

SAS Note 61277

Date and time values are truncated in an export table in SAS® Marketing Automation

SAS Note 61352

An \"illegal character\" error occurs when you use a Process node in SAS® Customer Intelligence Studio

SAS Note 61611

The error \"Transaction Aborted due to deadlock\" occurs on the CI_CELL_PACKAGE table when you execute multiple SAS® Customer Intelligence campaigns

SAS Note 61808

An error occurs when you attempt to validate a decision campaign after you assign a treatment to the campaign

SAS Note 62070

Multiple imported lists are created in SAS® Customer Intelligence 360 when a SAS® Customer Intelligence campaign is re-executed

SAS Note 62101

The error \"MAIQService:executeFastPath\" occurs when you update counts inside a Link node in SAS® Customer Intelligence Studio

SAS Note 62175

The contact history\'s OPTIMIZATION_BACKFILL_FLG column in SAS® Marketing Automation displays incorrect values when you execute a campaign group

SAS Note 62187

An error occurs when you select an \"Identifier\" field in the \"Output variables\" category of a Business Rules node

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for Z77011

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Digital Marketing , version 6.5 :

  • Hot Fix: Z69009 - Published 13JUL2018 , Download link for Z69009
  • Component name: SAS Digital Marketing
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in Z69009

SAS Note 62282

An error occurs in SAS® Customer Intelligence Studio when you create a broadcast that uses a database JDBC table

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for Z69009

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for Base SAS , version 9.4_M5 :

 

Issues addressed in C9V001

SAS Note 62529

An HTTP procedure might fail when you use the AUTH_NEGOTIATE argument

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for C9V001

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Business Data Network , version 3.2 :

  • Hot Fix: B7K004 - Published 13JUL2018 , Download link for B7K004
  • Component name: SAS Business Data Network Mid-Tier
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in B7K004

SAS Note 62586

You cannot click \"All Terms\" after you sign in to SAS® Business Data Network again

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for B7K004

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Revenue Optimization , version 5.4 :

  • Hot Fix: B3R003 - Published 13JUL2018 , Download link for B3R003
  • Component name: SAS Revenue Optimization
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in B3R003

SAS Note 61215

The SASMerchIntelMidTier5.41.log file might not contain DEBUG lines as expected

SAS Note 62245

ALERT: A \"Failed to connect to server\" error might occur after logging in to the SAS® Merchandise Solutions Configuration Workbench

SAS Note 62267

ALERT: ETL jobs in the SAS® Merchandise Intelligence Suite might fail with \"ERROR: File does not exist\" and \"Statement not executed due to NOEXEC option\"

SAS Note 62349

%TKMI_JOB_RO etl_end_service generates \'Record : Rejected - Error on table DI_DM.RPP_PLAN_PROD_METRICS_PART.\'

SAS Note 62350

ALERT: Migrated promotion missing KPIs

SAS Note 62377

SAS® Promotion Optimization Tentatively Approved and Approved plans are out of date after re-evaluation

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for B3R003

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS/ACCESS Interface to OLE DB , version 9.4_M4 :

  • Hot Fix: C9F001 - Published 12JUL2018 , Download link for C9F001
  • Component name: SAS/ACCESS Interface to OLE DB
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in C9F001

SAS Note 62503

An error is returned when you try to add datetime values to an SQL Server table using a libref with SAS/ACCESS® Interface to OLE DB

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for C9F001

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Federation Server , version 9.4_M5 :

  • Hot Fix: C7Z001 - Published 12JUL2018 , Download link for C7Z001
  • Component name: SAS Threaded Kernel Extensions for FedSQL and DS2 Standalone
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in C7Z001

SAS Note 62411

You cannot view BLOB or CLOB data from an Oracle table when you use a LIBNAME statement with the FEDSVR engine

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for C7Z001

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Federation Server , version 9.4_M5 :

 

Issues addressed in B6Q024

SAS Note 62411

You cannot view BLOB or CLOB data from an Oracle table when you use a LIBNAME statement with the FEDSVR engine

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for B6Q024

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS/ACCESS Interface to Greenplum , version 9.4_M2 :

  • Hot Fix: C9K001 - Published 11JUL2018 , Download link for C9K001
  • Component name: SAS Accelerator Publishing Agent for Greenplum
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in C9K001

SAS Note 62561

A check that confirms the minimum-version level for Greenplum might fail when you use the %INDGP_PUBLISH_FORMAT or %INDGP_PUBLISH_MODEL macros

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for C9K001

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for Base SAS , version 9.4_M5 :

 

Issues addressed in B6Q028

SAS Note 62495

Reading in a PDS GDG on z/OS fails with \"WARNING: Member specified for a directory concatenation: 0...\" in SAS® 9.4 TS1M5

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for B6Q028

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Web Application Server , version 9.42 :

 

Issues addressed in V75009

SAS Note 61795

Certain SAS® web applications might stop responding during invocation in SAS® 9.4 TS1M5 deployments when FIPS encryption is enabled

SAS Note 62190

OpenSSL vulnerabilities exist in the SAS® 9.4 Web Server (OpenSSL advisories through 27th March 2018)

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for V75009

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS BI Report Services , version 4.4_M4 :

  • Hot Fix: A5J009 - Published 09JUL2018 , Download link for A5J009
  • Component name: SAS BI Report Services
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in A5J009

SAS Note 62192

In SAS® Web Report Studio, the report name field contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability

SAS Note 62483

Concurrently exporting data from SAS® Web Report Studio to XLSX creates corrupted XLSX files

SAS Note 62499

In SAS® Web Report Studio, the section name field contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for A5J009

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Web Report Viewer , version 4.4_M4 :

  • Hot Fix: A5I009 - Published 09JUL2018 , Download link for A5I009
  • Component name: SAS Web Report Viewer
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in A5I009

SAS Note 62192

In SAS® Web Report Studio, the report name field contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability

SAS Note 62483

Concurrently exporting data from SAS® Web Report Studio to XLSX creates corrupted XLSX files

SAS Note 62499

In SAS® Web Report Studio, the section name field contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for A5I009

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Web Report Studio , version 4.4_M4 :

  • Hot Fix: A5H009 - Published 09JUL2018 , Download link for A5H009
  • Component name: SAS Web Report Studio
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in A5H009

SAS Note 62192

In SAS® Web Report Studio, the report name field contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability

SAS Note 62483

Concurrently exporting data from SAS® Web Report Studio to XLSX creates corrupted XLSX files

SAS Note 62499

In SAS® Web Report Studio, the section name field contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for A5H009

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Flex Application Themes , version 4.7 :

  • Hot Fix: W71011 - Published 06JUL2018 , Download link for W71011
  • Component name: SAS Flex Application Themes
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in W71011

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for W71011

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Management Console , version 9.4_M2 :

  • Hot Fix: R76016 - Published 06JUL2018 , Download link for R76016
  • Component name: SAS Management Console
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in R76016

SAS Note 60073

Scheduling many operating system scheduler jobs causes the operating system to use a large quantity of resources and affects performance

SAS Note 60545

Values for the date-and-time range are displayed incorrectly in SAS® Customer Intelligence Studio

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for R76016

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Middle Tier , version 9.4_M2 :

 

Issues addressed in R75016

SAS Note 56451

The error \"The Application is not authorized to use SAS Logon Manager\" occurs when you try to log on to SAS® Environment Manager

SAS Note 57097

The Update Host Name References tool in SAS® Deployment Manager builds an invalid JDBC URL and an error message is generated

SAS Note 57799

The WebDAV repository connection attempt fails with HTTP connection-manager errors

SAS Note 60073

Scheduling many operating system scheduler jobs causes the operating system to use a large quantity of resources and affects performance

SAS Note 60545

Values for the date-and-time range are displayed incorrectly in SAS® Customer Intelligence Studio

SAS Note 62324

The SAS® 9.4 Deployment Backup and Recovery tool prints SAS® encoded password values in the backupserver.log file

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for R75016

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS MDM , version 4.3 :

 

Issues addressed in B6C002

SAS Note 62348

SAS® MDM fails with a \"One or more arguments are non-null and do not implement java.io.Serializable: . . .\" error

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for B6C002

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for Field Quality Analytics , version 6.1 :

  • Hot Fix: Y98008 - Published 05JUL2018 , Download link for Y98008
  • Component name: Field Quality Analytics
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in Y98008

SAS Note 62338

ALERT: Opening the results of a Reliability analysis might fail in SAS® Field Quality Analytics

SAS Note 62426

ALERT: Early Warning Enterprise Analytic Analysis enables selection of combined data selections in SAS® Field Quality Analytics

SAS Note 62428

The Alert Issue Date column might contain the previous alert issue date in Early Warning Enterprise Analytic in SAS® Field Quality Analytics

SAS Note 62444

Cache refreshing takes a long time to complete in SAS® Field Quality Analytics

SAS Note 62453

A Channel.Connect.Failed error might occur when you perform an Early Warning run using the REST URL method in SAS® Field Quality Analytics

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for Y98008

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Model Implementation Platform , version 3.1 :

  • Hot Fix: C9P001 - Published 05JUL2018 , Download link for C9P001
  • Component name: SAS Model Implementation Platform
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in C9P001

SAS Note 62460

Run instances are not retrieved, you cannot create new runs, and \"ERROR...Caught unchecked exception...\" occurs in SAS® Model Implementation Platform

SAS Note 62461

The error \"The run...is invalid...\" occurs when you modify or copy and resubmit backtesting runs that include previously registered scenarios

SAS Note 62462

Two indexes are not dropped when you use an Oracle database and update SAS® Model Implementation Platform 2.3 or 2.4 to the 3.1 release

SAS Note 62476

The RSKRPT_PRINT_LIBRARIES.SAS macro file is not copied during a migration from the SAS® Model Implementation Platform 2.4 release to the 3.1 release

SAS Note 62484

The content_packages directory structure is missing after you migrate the SAS® Model Implementation Platform 2.3 release to the 3.1 release

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for C9P001

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for Base SAS , version 9.4_M5 :

 

Issues addressed in B6Q025

SAS Note 62417

Spaces are replaced with semicolons in pathnames specified with the DATAPATH= option in LIBNAME statements defining SAS® SPD Engine libraries

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for B6Q025

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Deployment Backup and Recovery Tool , version 9.41 :

  • Hot Fix: Y20005 - Published 03JUL2018 , Download link for Y20005
  • Component name: SAS Deployment Backup and Recovery Tool
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in Y20005

SAS Note 62324

The SAS® 9.4 Deployment Backup and Recovery tool prints SAS® encoded password values in the backupserver.log file

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for Y20005

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

A new update is available for SAS Management Console , version 9.4_M3 :

  • Hot Fix: V11019 - Published 03JUL2018 , Download link for V11019
  • Component name: SAS Management Console
  • Related SAS release: 9.4

 

Issues addressed in V11019

This list of notes might be incomplete. For a complete list of issues addressed by this hot fix, visit the hot fix page for V11019

 

Note: A comprehensive list of all SAS hot fixes is available from support.sas.com. You can use the SAS Hot Fix Analysis, Download, and Deployment (SASHFADD) tool to manage your SAS hot fixes.

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