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Rational AppScan Enterprise Edition version 8.0.1

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This document describes how to download and install the 8.0.1 Service Release for IBM Rational AppScan Enterprise, AppScan Reporting Console, and AppScan Tester Edition.

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For a detailed list of problems (APARs) solved in this Fix Pack, review the Problems solved section below.


Supporting Documentation
Document Description
Enterprise System Requirements A detailed list of the supported hardware, operating systems and information related to IBM and third party software requirements.
Tester System Requirements A detailed list of the supported hardware, operating systems and information related to IBM and third party software requirements.
Reporting Console System Requirements A detailed list of the supported hardware, operating systems and information related to IBM and third party software requirements.
Information Center Browse or search on-line information related to the deployment, configuration and usage of the product.

Installation Instructions

The Installation Guide is available here in the Information Center as well as in the IBM Publications Center (links below).

AppScan Enterprise Planning Installation Guide English 546
AppScan Reporting Console Planning Installation Guide English 546
AppScan Tester Edition Planning Installation Guide English 546

Download package

The download package is an executable file, ASE_ServerSetup_8.0.1.exe, that contains the latest Fix Pack.

To download at FixCentral:
  1. Go to
  2. Select Rational in the Product Group list, then the Product list will appear
  3. Select IBM Rational AppScan Enterprise_Policy Tester in the Product list, then the Version list appears
  4. Select in the Installed Version list, then the Platform list will appear
  5. Select Windows in the Platform list, then click
  6. You are prompted to sign in using your IBM ID and password, click
    NOTE: There are helpful links on this page if you need to Register or if you do not remember your password.
  7. You can accept the defaults on the Identify Fixes page, just click
  8. The available fixes (based on your prior selections) will be displayed:
  9. Select the check box for ASE_ServerSetup_8.0.1.exe, then
  10. Scroll down to choose either Download Director (default) or use your browser for the download, and
    • Click to proceed with the download.
    • You might see a JavaScript enablement permission window requesting your IBM ID and password.
Note: You will be prompted accordingly based on the download type. Make the necessary selections to obtain the media.

Problems solved

This release fixes the following issues:

PM38995 Login playback uses wrong case when sending encoded slash
PM40392 Job not performing any actions for long period of time
PM39427 Many templates cause a slow response in Rational AppScan Enterprise
PM37465 Web service security tests not performed when SOAPAction header empty
PM36619 Missing cross-site scripting vulnerabilities during testing phase
PM40210 Job runs out of temp files name
PM39688 Rational AppScan Enterprise engine stores cookies as URL-decoded values, causing collisions between similar cookies
PM37974 POST parameters sometimes sent unencoded
PM37601 Rational AppScan Tester Edition creates broken links in RQM work items
PM29966 Detailed security report fails to generate
PM41399 Quick Scan Template access to advanced configuraton
PM41224 Importing a login sequence from Rational AppScan Standard fails
PM41218 Agenthost.exe crashes on Windows 2008 R2 when using platform authentication
PM40071 Rational AppScan Source Import jobs failed when using zip file with invalid file name
PM38356 Rational AppScan Enterprise/Rational Policy Tester misses actual data while exporting reports to PDF for users with non-English regional settings
PM35556 Windows Authentication requirement to set up Rational AppScan Enterprise and Rational Policy Tester database on SQL Server
PM38284 Rational AppScan Enterprise sending of 'Content-Length: 0' results in 500 error

Known side effects

If .NET 2.0SP1 is installed before IIS, ASP.NET 2.0 may not be registered. It can be manually registered by running "aspnet_regiis /i" from "c:\WINDOWS\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v2.0.50727"

Download RELEASE DATE LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes) Download Options
What is Fix Central(FC)?
ASE_ServerSetup_8.0.1.exe 12 Jul 2011 English 551918592 FC

Technical support

Helpful Hints For Obtaining Technical Assistance:

Before you contact IBM Security Software Support, gather the background information that you need to describe the problem. When creating the ticket give the following information:

  • What operation did you performed, and what error message have you received?
  • The background information to understand the issue.
  • Version of AppScan Enterprise. Make sure you are opening the ticket for AppScan Enterprise (there are several AppScan products supported by different teams).
  • Impact of the issue on your organization, schedule, deadlines
  • Upload logs, screen captures to the ticket (logs required for common troubleshooting issues).

Problems (APARS) fixed
PM38995, PM40392, PM39427, PM37465, PM36619, PM40210, PM39688, PM37974, PM37601, PM29966, PM41399, PM41224, PM41218, PM40071, PM38356, PM35556, PM38284

Document information

More support for: IBM Security AppScan Enterprise

Software version: 8.0.1

Operating system(s): Windows

Software edition: Enterprise, Reporting Console, Tester

Reference #: 4030365

Modified date: 15 May 2014