Assume that you run
Microsoft ADO.NET provider for DB2 to connect to IBM DB2 for z/OS through IBM DB2 Connect Gateway. In this scenario, you may receive an error message that resembles the following:
Exception Type: Microsoft.HostIntegration.MsDb2Client.MsDb2Exception
Message: The request for the host resource failed. SQLSTATE=HY000 SQLCODE=-357
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
This issue is fixed in the following cumulative update for Host Integration Server:
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