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  • maaretpmaaretp Posts: 66

    A new version of the endpoint clients is made available and our Early access program participants will start seeing it starting on 12.8.2019. Full availability starts one week later, and as always, takes a few days to reach all the customers. 

     

    The release of clients makes available these products to install with an appropriate subscription key:

    • Computer Protection 19.6 (4.06.677)
    • Computer Protection Premium 19.6 (4.06.677)
    • Computer Protection & Rapid Detection and Response 19.6 (4.06.677)
    • Computer Protection Premium & Rapid Detection and Response  19.6 (4.06.677)
    • Server Protection 19.6 (4.06.677)
    • Server Protection Premium 19.6 (4.06.677)
    • Server Protection Premium & Rapid Detection and Response 19.6 (4.06.677)

    The endpoints get automatically upgraded, without a reboot.

     

    This release introduces:

    • Scanning Results in WMI. We make available last manual and scheduled scan report information through Windows Management Interface.
    • Integration with Datto RMM. Improving WMI and making the experience with Datto more integrated. 
    • Whitelisting domains from allowed Firewall rules. Making the admin rule defining more straightforward by automatically adding domains from allowed firewall rules to the list of whilelisted domains for DNS isolation.
    • Fixes and Improvements. We have fixes a number of issues, particularly around multi-user environments and Sofware Updater reliability. For users to better recognize F-Secure dialogs, F-Secure has been added to the product name.

    Should you notice anything worth a mention or question, we always welcome your feedback.


    On behalf of the R&D team working on the endpoint Windows clients,

    Maaret

  • TatuAaltoTatuAalto Posts: 2 F-Secure Employee
    A new version of the endpoint clients is made available and our Early access program participants will start seeing it starting on 5.9.2019. Full availability starts one week later, and as always, it takes a few days to reach all the customers.
     
    The release of clients makes available these products to install with an appropriate subscription key:
     
    Computer Protection 19.7 (4.07.661)
    Computer Protection Premium 19.7 (4.07.661)
    Computer Protection & Rapid Detection and Response 19.7 (4.07.661)
    Computer Protection Premium & Rapid Detection and Response  19.7 (4.07.661)
    Server Protection 19.7 (4.07.661)
    Server Protection Premium 19.7 (4.07.661)
    Server Protection Premium & Rapid Detection and Response 19.7 (4.07.661)
    The endpoints get automatically upgraded, without a reboot.
     
    This release introduces:
     
    • Software updater is improved to handle different types of update scenarios better. 
    • WMI now contains days until license end property.
    • Making the dialog encouraging reboot for malfunction configurable so that admin can configure its behavior
    • Tasks view in the client links to Submitting a sample
    • Fixes and Improvements. The Settings UI performance is was increased and settings color scheme was changed. Flyers were improved to provide more accurate information for users.
     
     
     
    Should you notice anything worth a mention or question, we always welcome your feedback.
     
    On behalf of the R&D team working on the endpoint Windows clients,
     
    Tatu
  • maaretpmaaretp Posts: 66
    A new version of the endpoint clients is made available and our Early access program participants will start seeing it starting on 28.10.2019. Full availability starts one week later, and as always, takes a few days to reach all the customers. 
     
    The release of clients makes available these products to install with an appropriate subscription key:
    • Computer Protection 19.8 (4.09.1781)
    • Computer Protection Premium 19.8 (4.09.1781)
    • Computer Protection & Rapid Detection and Response 19.8 (4.09.1781)
    • Computer Protection Premium & Rapid Detection and Response  19.8 (4.09.1781)
    • Server Protection 19.8 (4.09.1781)
    • Server Protection Premium 19.8 (4.09.1781)
    • Server Protection Premium & Rapid Detection and Response 19.8 (4.09.1781)
    The endpoints get automatically upgraded, without a reboot.
     
    This release introduces:
    • New Main Status UI. New user interface using .NET is now available.
    • New Security Parameters. We have added screensaver protection status, and guest and admin account statuses to the information available for portal. 
    • Reinitialization support. Support in endpoint added for a reinitializing tool for Citrix environments
    • Self-updating client after licence expiration. The endpoints still receive latest software versions. 
    • New alerts. New information sent to portal that will be later shown.  
    • Visibility to SWUP UI. Adding SWUP UI to reboot dialog bringing it available for more people.
    • Fixes and improvements. Better support for PAC proxy, Server Roaming profiles reapply fix and fixes to a number other of issues. 
    Should you notice anything worth a mention or question, we always welcome your feedback.
     
    On behalf of the R&D team working on the endpoint Windows clients,
    Maaret
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  • fedoolfedool Posts: 146 F-Secure Employee
    edited March 20

    A new version of the endpoint clients is made available and our Early access program participants will start seeing it starting on 20.03.2020. Full availability starts one week later, and as always, takes a some days to reach all the customers. 


    The release of clients makes available these products to install with an appropriate subscription key:


    • Computer Protection 20.1 (4.12.1368)
    • Computer Protection Premium 20.1 (4.12.1368)
    • Computer Protection & Rapid Detection and Response 20.1 (4.12.1368)
    • Computer Protection Premium & Rapid Detection and Response 20.1 (4.12.1368)
    • Server Protection 20.1 (4.12.1368)
    • Server Protection Premium 20.1 (4.12.1368)
    • Server Protection Premium & Rapid Detection and Response 20.1 (4.12.1368)


    The endpoints get automatically upgraded, without a reboot.


    This release introduces a lot of new features and fixes so be sure to enable Early access program on some of your computers to try this out:


    • We have made significant internal changes to the product structure to support future development. This should not change anything in product behavior but does change where some files or registry entries are located.
    • New OS support: Windows 10 IoT Enterprise 32/64b
    • Various fixes and improvements related to proxy handling, downloading of updates, device control, access control, software updater, browsing protection, firewall and other areas
    • Added support for Chromium based Microsoft Edge browser.
    • Automated tasks. You can use CRON-like scheduler to run these types of tasks:
      • Product update (yes, you can schedule when to update now)
      • Malware scan 
      • Software updater tasks: scan for missing updates, install missing updates
      • Shutdown, restart, hibernate
    • AMSI (Antimalware Scanning Interface) integration: added option to turn it off, added alerts to show blocks on portal
    • Installation improvements:
      • RDR Standalone can be installed from the same installer as Computer Protection products.
      • You can assign profile during installation using command line.
    • Software Updater improvements:
      • Added inclusion filters to give admins ability to install only whitelisted updates
    • DeepGuard improvements:
      • Added setting to disable rare file detection
      • Improved DeepGuard status messages for Rare applications ('blocked rare application' over 'rarity: 2, reputation: 0 in alerts)
    • UI changes:
      • UI look and feel changes.
      • Added setting to completely remove auto start of client GUI. Admin can turn off GUI in profile on portal and clients will not see it anymore. It can be used to improve performance in terminal servers and to hide product in environments where it does not need to be seen. Note: user or admin can still launch UI manually from installation folder, when needed.
      • Support for hiding proxy section on the client UI with a portal toggle.
      • Admin can disable showing of scheduled scan notifications.
      • New Scan Wizard that offers better support for various display scaling settings and multi-display setups, while retaining the functionality and look-and-feel of the previous Scan Wizard. With the new Scan Wizard, it is also possible to have multiple manual scanning tasks ongoing at the same time (except for multiple parallel scans in the "system scan" phase).
      • New App and File Control dialog (Quarantined, Blocked, Excluded, Protected files UI).
        • This dialog allows now to report false positive
      • Application Control improvements:
        • Flyers show protected path
        • Protected filename added to the event history log
        • Block events not generated from opening folder without touching files


    Known issues:

    • Some dialogs show product name as "Computer Protection" when product is not "Computer Protection"


    TatuAalto
  • fedoolfedool Posts: 146 F-Secure Employee

    A new version of the endpoint clients is made available and our Early access program participants will start seeing it starting on 27.04.2020. Full availability starts one week later, and as always, takes a some days to reach all the customers.


    This release makes all different PSB products version 20.2 available (internal version 4.13.766).


    The endpoints get automatically upgraded, without a reboot.


    This release introduces new features and fixes so be sure to enable Early access program on some of your computers to try this out:


    • It is possible to define smbios guid support in offline msi
    • AMSI notifications have been added to local UI and flyers.
    • Active directory support has been improved.
    • Scanning is not anymore performed if license is expired
    • Upgrading when .Net needs to be installed has been improved.
    • Firewall state is correctly restored after network isolation is released. Also in case when firewall was disabled before the network isolation action.


    Should you notice anything worth a mention or question, we always welcome your feedback.

  • fedoolfedool Posts: 146 F-Secure Employee

    A new version of the endpoint clients is made available and our Early access program participants will start seeing it starting on 16.06.2020. Full availability starts one week later, and as always, takes a some days to reach all the customers.

    This release makes all different PSB products version 20.3 available (internal version 4.14.1148).

    The endpoints get automatically upgraded, without a reboot.

    This release introduces new features and fixes so be sure to enable Early access program on some of your computers to try this out:

    • Browsing Protection, Web traffic scanning and Connection control were switched to use a new modern engine
    • DataGuard has proper exclusions now and supports wildcards ( * ) in paths
    • Wildcards ( * ) support added to Device Control rules
    • Clients are collecting bitlocker information if allowed. Feature will be enabled when portal supports showing bitlocker information
    • Tamper protection feature was added. Will be enabled in portal in near future.
    • Subnet is reported together with IP address to portal
    • New "recent events" dialog
    • Software Updater now randomizes time when it installs updates automatically to avoid clogging network

    Should you notice anything worth a mention or question, we always welcome your feedback.

  • fedoolfedool Posts: 146 F-Secure Employee
    edited August 24

    Please note: we are announcing new versions in a dedicated community place for change logs:


    A new version of the endpoint clients is made available and our Early access program participants will start seeing it starting on 13.08.2020. Full availability starts one week later, and as always, takes a some days to reach all the customers.


    This release makes all different PSB products version 20.4 available (internal version 4.15.1048).


    The endpoints get automatically upgraded, without a reboot.


    This release introduces new features and fixes so be sure to enable Early access program on some of your computers to try this out:


    • Application Control:
      • report rules should always work before block or allow rules
    • Device control:
      • Don't report devices which are not disabled by Device Control.
      • Fixed missing blocked device notification when same USB device was inserted several times.
      • Fixed multiple notifications sent and shown on portal for the same blocked device
    • Browsing protection:
      • multiple fixes for block page layout and blocking logic
    • Tamper protection:
      • more folders protected
    • Added ability to disallow releasing items from quarantine or to protect it with a password from portal
    • Added more task types for Automated Tasks


  • fedoolfedool Posts: 146 F-Secure Employee

     A new version of the endpoint clients is made available and our Early access program participants will start seeing it starting on 29.09.2020. Full availability starts one week later, and as always, takes a some days to reach all the customers.


    This release makes all different PSB products version 20.5 available (internal version 4.16.1194).


    The endpoints get automatically upgraded, without a reboot.


    This release introduces new features and fixes so be sure to enable Early access program on some of your computers to try this out:

    • Added support for downloading updates using HTTPS protocol
    • Added new engine to handle updates in Software Updater
    • Application control does not put "allow and report" rules in the end anymore and respects order defined in profile
    • Automated tasks have own UI in settings. They are also visible in recent events
    • Added option to UI to block tools when Connection Control is activated
    • Added a new dialog for Connection Control
    • Added ability to display custom message for "Request diagnostic file" action
    • Added several privacy related parameters to be shown on portal
    • Multiple improvements and fixes in Scan wizard and scanning logic
    • Multiple improvements and fixes for App and file control dialog
    • Fixed various issues with Online Safety and Browser Protection
    • Added base support for authenticated proxies (basic and NTLM) - it requires updates of other components to be complete


    DharmikM
  • TatuAaltoTatuAalto Posts: 2 F-Secure Employee
    edited October 22

    A new version of the endpoint clients is made available and our Early access program participants will start seeing it starting on 19.10.2020. Full availability starts one week later, and as always, takes some days to reach all the customers.


    This release makes all different PSB products version 20.6 available (internal version 4.19.102).


    The endpoints get automatically upgraded, without a reboot.


    This release introduces new features and fixes so be sure to enable Early access program on some of your computers to try this out:


    Features

    ·        Improve Tamper Protection to protect uninstallations better. This will be fully available when engine is released and updated.

    ·        Added Tamper Protection alerts to be shown on portal (in security events). This enhancement requires also a portal release to come fully visible.

    ·        Added USB drive scan notification when USB disk is inserted.

    ·        Added flyer for Web content type blocks.

    ·        Get rid of global NLog dependency in .Net applications.

    ·        Added installation time column to Software Updater UI

    ·        Multiple improvements in Software Updater related to a new engine

    ·        Sometimes browsing protection could prevent access to taskbar if taskbar is automatically hidden.

     

    fedool
  • SirpaKemppainenSirpaKemppainen Posts: 2 F-Secure Employee
    edited November 12

    A new version of the endpoint clients is made available and our Early access program participants will start seeing it starting on 12.11.2020. Full availability starts one week later, and as always, takes some days to reach all the customers.


    This release makes all different PSB products version 20.7 available (internal version 4.20.605).


    The endpoints get automatically upgraded, without a reboot.


    This release introduces new features and fixes so be sure to enable Early access program on some of your computers to try this out:


    Features

    ·        Firewall block notifications are reported in Security Events if firewall rule has enabled alert sending. 

    ·        Tamper Protection alerts are reported in Security Events.

    ·        Software updater reboot flyer policy can be selected from portal. This enables hiding software updater reboot flyers.

    ·        Software updater supports force close setting to allow updating applications that are open.

    ·        Client confirms overwriting an existing file upon restore from quarantine.

    ·        Offline MSI installer should not work anymore if it was built more than 9 months ago.

    ·        Global excluded folders (Exclude folders and files from all security scans) work for DataGuard as well now.

    ·        A false positive website can be reported from the blocked notification in the browser.

    ·        Client sends more data to portal about AD unprotected devices.

    ·        Update downloading through HTTPS has been improved. There is a fix for a rare issue when updates got stuck until a next reboot.

    ·        There are multiple fixes and improvements in Software Updater.

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