Spectrum 10.2.3 crashes during autodiscovery on lldp table.

Document ID : KB000097743
Last Modified Date : 23/05/2018
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Introduction:
The GDB typically has the following output: 

#0 0x00007fecd121749e in IHLldpNeighbors::resolveNeighborDev(CsModelHandle const&, lldpNeighborNode const&, InternetAddress const&) () from /opt/SPECTRUM/lib/../SS/libadcor.so.1 
 
Question:
Why does my SpectroSERVER crash so much, after upgrading to 10.2.3?

 
Environment:
CA spectrum 10.2.3

 
Answer:
10.02.03.D351 has been created to resolve this.

The problem found was related to NULL/empty entries in the LLDP neighbor device/port descriptions, which was causing Spectrum to crash.
This debug patch provides additional protection, to keep Spectrum from crashing, if "NULL" entries are found.

REQUIREMENTS:

SPECTRUM 10.02.00 and 10.02.03 are prerequisites for installation of this patch.
This patch contains the changes of PTF_10.2.317 and needs to be installed on the SpectroSERVER.

OVERVIEW:

This is a debug patch for the following issue:
After upgrading to 10.2.3 SS crashes shortly after starting Spectrum.
(DE359148, 01064523)