Geneva Patch 3 Hot Fix 2

Geneva Patch 3 Hot Fix 2 provides fixes for the Geneva release.

For Geneva Patch 3 Hot Fix 2:
Build date: 02-04-2016_1909
Build tag: glide-geneva-08-25-2015__patch3-hotfix2-02-04-2016

For more information about how to upgrade an instance, see Upgrade to Geneva.

For more information about the release cycle, see the ServiceNow Release Cycle. For a downloadable, sortable version of Geneva fixed problems, see KB0598265.

Note: This version is approved for FedRAMP.

Fixed problems in Geneva Patch 3 Hot Fix 2

Problem Short description Description Steps to reproduce
MID Server

PRB660833

SFTP file reads fail to close inbound file handles Starting from Geneva, the SFTP client does not close the file handle when done. On an OpenSSH SFTP server:
  1. Edit /etc/ssh/sshd_config to set loglevel = DEBUG1 and restart service sshd
  2. On an instance, create a data source and import a file.
  3. Reset log level on the server to INFO, and restart service sshd.
  4. Examine the server log /var/log/ secure.
At the conclusion of the operation, you should see a session_close message, but you will not.

Fixes included with Geneva Patch 3 Hot Fix 2

* Unless any exceptions are noted, you can safely upgrade to this release version from any of the versions listed below. These prior versions contain PRB fixes that are also included with this release. Be sure to upgrade to the latest listed patch that includes all of the PRB fixes you are interested in.

Note:
  • The fixes for Geneva Patch 2 and Geneva Patch 3 were combined into one patch. ServiceNow documentation refers to this combined patch as Geneva Patch 3.
  • Geneva Patch 3 Hot Fix 4 does not exist.