4. Release Notes

Minimum OS versions for OPSWAT Client are Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, and macOS Mavericks (10.9). Prior OS versions are not supported

Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 devices must install KB2533623 and KB3033929 in order to upgrade to the latest version

Release Date: March 25, 2020 - Hotfix

Changes in this hotfix:

Release Date: March 24, 2020

Console Version: 2.7.0

Agent Release Version:

  • Windows persistent agent: 7.6.271.0

  • Windows On-demand agent: 7.3.467.0

  • macOS persistent agent: 10.4.275.0

  • macOS on-demand agent: 10.5.204.0

  • Debian-based Linux persistent agent: 15.4.10.0

  • Readhat-based Linux persistent agent: 15.6.7.0

Release Updates

MetaAccess Cloud

1. Administrators can enable webhook on MetaAccess to report device status when an event is triggered to a defined callback URL. MetaAccess supports the events below:

  • Device added

  • Device deleted

  • Device changed status to compliant

  • Device changed status to non-compliant

  • Device changed status to out of license usage

This feature is disabled by default for all accounts (existing and new accounts).

Notes:

  • This webhook will be disabled if MetaAccess fails to send reports to the defined callback URL in 100 times. Administrators need to log into MetaAccess console to re-enable it

  • This feature is only available for enterprise customers

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2. Device reports now includes CVE-IDs associated with each device.

3. Minor changes

  • Showing the last report time as a datetime instead of a duration on the remediation page

4. Bug fixes:

  • If a user's email has an uppercase character, the user was unable to log into MetaAccess through their own IdP and received an invalid email address error

OPSWAT Client

Windows Persistent Client (7.6.271.0)

1. Enhanced notifications to end-users:

  • OPSWAT Client now only shows notifications for actions which are triggered by end-users

  • End-users can track action history from the system notification area

2. OPSWAT Client now uses MetaDefender Cloud APIv4 to scan malware

3. Enhanced user experience when a user does any action with a removable media

  • Show a progress on the tray icon

  • Indicated what status of each removable media: Blocked, Copying or Scanning

  • Auto-popped up a scan result for removable media actions if the OPSWAT Client found any blocked/vulnerable/skipped files

4. Auto-run custom check if it's enabled when a user checks application issues on-demand

5. Improved tray icon menu

6. Updated a certificate for cross-domain API

7. Bug Fixed: Couldn't clean up an agent's footprint when a user uninstalls the client. This blocked user's from installing a new client on the device

8. Updated built-in SDK signature: 4.3.1181.0

Known issues:

- Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 devices must install KB2533623 and KB3033929 in order to upgrade to the latest version

- If a user exits the agent tray icon, the agent can’t popup approved actions when a user inserts a portable media

- A user needs to enable Show Notifications on the agent tray icon to see notifications about portable media

- The agent has not supported portable media feature if user 2 logs into a device while user 1 is still logged in

- OPSWAT Client does not support iTunes drive. If a user inserts an iOS device on an endpoint which has iTunes installed, the user will still have access to the phone via iTunes

- OPSWAT Client can't detect mobile devices, the user needs to unplug and plug in the mobile device again

Windows On-demand Agent (7.3.467.0)

1. Enhanced notifications to end-users:

  • OPSWAT Client now only shows notifications for actions which triggered by end-users

  • End-users can track action history from the system notification area

2. OPSWAT Client now uses MetaDefender Cloud APIv4 to scan malware

3. Auto-run custom check if it's enabled when a user checks application issues on-demand.

4. Improved tray icon menu

5. Updated a certificate for cross-domain API

6. Updated built-in SDK signature: 4.3.1053.0

macOS Persistent Agent (10.4.275.0)

1. Enhanced notifications to end-users:

  • OPSWAT Client now only shows notifications for actions which triggered by end-users

  • End-users can track action history from the system notification area

2. OPSWAT Client now uses MetaDefender Cloud APIv4 to scan malware

3. Improved tray icon menu

4. Updated a certificate for cross-domain API

5. Bug Fixed: A lot of OPSWAT Client disk images showed up on desktop

6. Updated built-in SDK signature: 4.3.1090.0

macOS on-demand Agent (10.5.204.0)

1. Enhanced notifications to end-users:

  • OPSWAT Client now only shows notifications for actions which triggered by end-users

  • End-users can track action history from the system notification area

2. OPSWAT Client now uses MetaDefender Cloud APIv4 to scan malware

3. Improved tray icon menu

4. Updated a certificate for cross-domain API

5. Bug Fixed: A lot of OPSWAT Client disk images showed up on desktop

6. Updated built-in SDK signature: 4.3.1090.0

Redhat-based Linux persistent Agent (15.6.7.0)

  1. Updated a certificate for cross-domain API

  2. Built-in SDK signature: 4.3.938.0

Known issues:

  • To upgrade to this version from version 15.x.y.1/14.x.y.0, a user needs to uninstall old Linux agent version and reinstall this version

  • The agent doesn't have UI/tray icon, the agent only supports command line

Debian-based Linux persistent Agent (15.4.10.0)

  1. Updated a certificate for cross-domain API

  2. Bugs fixed

    • The agent consumed high CPU sometimes

  3. Built-in SDK signature: OESIS 4.3.938.0

Known issues:

  • To upgrade to this version from version 15.x.y.1/14.x.y.0, a user needs to uninstall old Linux agent version and reinstall this version

  • The agent doesn't have UI/tray icon, the agent only supports command line

Release Date: February 11, 2020

Console Version: 2.6.0

Agent Release Version:

  • Windows persistent agent: 7.6.261.0

  • Windows On-demand agent: 7.3.458.0

  • macOS persistent agent: 10.4.267.0

  • macOS on-demand agent: 10.5.196.0

  • Debian-based Linux persistent agent: 15.4.9.0

  • Readhat-based Linux persistent agent: 15.6.6.0

Release Updates

MetaAccess Cloud

1. Enhanced User Profile page to show usage of accounts (s)he is managing.

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2. Added a new setting to notify end-users who is running outdated on-demand agent. This setting is disabled by default.

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3. Administrators can now set a trigger to send an email notification to configured emails when an account runs out of license. This trigger is disabled by default.

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4. Minor enhancements:

  • Added a column, Group, into a Device Event Logs report to indicate what group a device was associated to at that timestamp

  • Added more missing patch categories: definition_update, feature_pack

5. Bugs fixed:

  • Device ID is now fully shown on the remediation page instead of being shortened if its length is long

  • Device Details v3.1, v3.2, v3.3 now returns timestamp for the parameter infection.metascan .last_scan in GMT format as the API documents instead of UNIX format

  • Applications inventory couldn't be loaded sometimes

OPSWAT Client

Windows Persistent Client (7.6.261.0)

1. Bugs Fixed:

- Copied original files from a removable media to a local drive even when "Copy Sanitized Files Only" is enabled.

2. Minor enhancements:

- Removed Exit menu on the tray icon. This menu only hides the tray icon in the past.

3. Updated built-in SDK signature: 4.3.1053.0

Known issues:

- Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 devices must install KB2533623 and KB3033929 in order to upgrade to the latest version

- If a user exits the agent tray icon, the agent can’t popup approved actions when a user inserts a portable media

- A user needs to enable Show Notifications on the agent tray icon to see notifications about portable media

- The agent has not supported portable media feature if user 2 logs into a device while user 1 is still logged in

- OPSWAT Client does not support iTunes drive. If a user inserts an iOS device on an endpoint which has iTunes installed, the user will still have access to the phone via iTunes

- OPSWAT Client can't detect mobile devices, the user needs to unplug and plug in the mobile device again

Windows On-demand Agent (7.3.458.0)

1. Notify an end-user if a newer version is available when an administrator enables this on the management console.

  • When a user selects Yes, a download page will be loaded on a default browser.

  • If a user would like to skip it, the user can select No. If there is a new version release, this popup will be shown again

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2. Updated built-in SDK signature: 4.3.1053.0

macOS Persistent Agent (10.4.267.0)

1. Minor enhancements:

- Removed Exit menu on the tray icon. This menu only hides the tray icon in the past.

3. Updated built-in SDK signature: 4.3.1038.0

macOS on-demand Agent (10.5.196.0)

1. Notify an end-user if a newer version is available when an administrator enables this on the management console.

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2. Updated built-in SDK signature: 4.3.1038.0

Redhat-based Linux persistent Agent (15.6.6.0)

  1. Bugs fixed

    • The agent consumed high CPU sometimes

  2. Built-in SDK signature: 4.3.914.0

Known issues:

  • To upgrade to this version from version 15.x.y.1/14.x.y.0, a user needs to uninstall old Linux agent version and reinstall this version

  • The agent doesn't have UI/tray icon, the agent only supports command line

Debian-based Linux persistent Agent (15.4.9.0)

  1. Bugs fixed

    • The agent consumed high CPU sometimes

  2. Built-in SDK signature: OESIS 4.3.914.0

Known issues:

  • To upgrade to this version from version 15.x.y.1/14.x.y.0, a user needs to uninstall old Linux agent version and reinstall this version

  • The agent doesn't have UI/tray icon, the agent only supports command line