RSA Announces the Availability of RSA Archer Release 6.3 Patch 1 HF 1

Document created by RSA Product Team Employee on Dec 20, 2017Last modified by RSA Link Admin on Sep 18, 2020
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RSA Archer Release 6.3 Patch 1 HF1 ( is an update containing a number of fixes to the RSA Archer Platform. See the RSA Archer Platform Release Notes for additional information. 



An issue has been discovered with some upgrades to RSA Archer Release 6.3 and Release 6.3 Patch 1 ( which could cause the upgrade to fail with foreign key constraint errors. If this occurs, the user is not able to continue with the upgrade and must restore the database from the previous release to recover the instance/server.


Instances that could be affected by this issue are those originally installed with RSA Archer versions pre-dating Release 5.0, particularly those instances with an original installation pre-dating Release 3.5.


RSA Archer Release 6.3 Patch 1 HF1 ( is an update containing a fix to the RSA Archer Platform that eliminates this issue, as well as a cumulative roll-up of fixes delivered in Release 6.3 Patch 1.



RSA recommends that customers upgrading to RSA Archer Release 6.3+ use this latest update. Please note that all releases are cumulative. Customers who have already successfully installed RSA Archer Release 6.3 or 6.3 Patch 1 do NOT need to apply this hotfix.


For additional documentation, downloads, and more, visit the RSA Archer Platform subspace on RSA Link.


RSA Archer Platform running on all supported Operating System (OS) platforms.


For more information and to read the Release Notes, visit the Platform subspace on the private RSA Link Archer Customer/Partner Community. Not yet a member of RSA Link? Register for an account on RSA Link at and then Request Access to the Archer Customer/Partner Community at which is a two-step process that is quick and simple.  (You do not need to request access if you indicate that you are an RSA customer and supply your RSA Archer license key during the registration process.)


For additional documentation, downloads, and more, visit the RSA Archer Platform subspace on RSA Link.


EOPS Policy:

RSA has a defined End of Primary Support policy associated with all major versions. Please refer to the Product Version Life Cycle for additional details. Note: End of Primary Support for RSA Archer Release 5.5 is December 31, 2017.