Announcement: New Knowledge Base

4 June 2020: We are pleased to announce the launch of a new Knowledge Base, Changelogs for Business Security Products, where you can find more details, such as bugfixes or new features, about the most recent releases of our business-related products.

Computer Protection for Mac change log

Following best practices of PSB Portal and other Clients development teams, Corporate Mac team is going to work in continuous releases mode.

 

This topic is going to be used for publishing new releases' change logs when they are going to production. You are suppposed to get updates automatically, not right away, but gradually in several days following release date.

 

Please, note, that Computer Protection for Mac also includes RDR client, and the change logs will contain RDR changes also, but if you do not have RDR license, the corresponding functionality is disabled.

 

Corporate Mac Team

Ukko

Comments

  • kukushechkinkukushechkin Posts: 15 F-Secure Employee

     

    New features

    • New activation welcome screen
    • Remote actions support for (will be available on the portal side next week):
      • Network isolation
      • Scan for malware
      • Full status report

    Fixed issues

    • Fixed an issue when product in rare cases produced excessive network activity

    • Fixed an issue with high CPU usage on certain websites

    UkkoSergeH
  • SergeHSergeH Posts: 33

    UPDATE: We have just activated in portal the Remote actions support for:

    • Network isolation
    • Scan for malware
    • Full status report
    etomcatUkko
  • kukushechkinkukushechkin Posts: 15 F-Secure Employee

    This release contains scanning engine improvements that significantly boosts our windows malware detection capabilities. Available for downloading on all environments starting 28.03.2019, automatic upgrade will follow.

  • kukushechkinkukushechkin Posts: 15 F-Secure Employee

    This release contains fix for the issue with non-infected files being reported during Scan for Malware and Scheduled Scanning. Available for downloading on all environments since last week, automatic upgrade started today.

  • kukushechkinkukushechkin Posts: 15 F-Secure Employee
    • Client is now reporting status of Guest Account, System Integrity Protection and File Vault to the portal
    • Real time protection performance improvements
    • Main Window statuses reporting improvements
     
    Available for downloading on all environments and as automatic upgrade since last week.
  • kukushechkinkukushechkin Posts: 15 F-Secure Employee

    New features:

    • Client is now reporting status of Screensaver Password protection status to the portal.
    • Installer is now checking for incompatible software before installation.
    • Reboot is no longer required after installation, except XFENCE is enabled.

     

    Bugfix and improvements:

    • Multiple XFENCE rules improvements and fixes, including incorrectly reported invalid signature.
    • Fixed issue with Browsing Protection package version, it is now the same as release version, 20581 for this release.
    • macOS 10.15 Catalina Beta support, Full Disk Access Privacy settings now properly display F-Secure app bundle to allow real-time scanning to access protected filesystem locations.
    • Product no longer disables macOS Block All firewall settings after firewall enabling from the product.

     

    Available for downloading on all environments, automatic upgrade will be available next week.

     

     

    Known issues:

    • Installer may report McAfee product to be installed even after designated uninstaller run. Workaround: manually remove /Library/LaunchAgents/com.mcafee.McAfeeSafariHost.plist file.
    Ukko
  • kukushechkinkukushechkin Posts: 15 F-Secure Employee

    New features:

    • macOS 10.15 Catalina Full Disk Support is now guided in the GUI
    • Product package is now notarized
    • Scan exclusions are now supported, will be available in PSB profiles shortly
    • User now has an option to persist XFENCE rule, as well as edit it using XFENCE Configuration Utility
    • Redesigned Support Tool


    Bugfix and improvements:

    • Detected threats are no longer reported multiple times to the portal for the same detection


    Available for downloading on all environments, automatic upgrade will be available later this week.

    Known issues:

    • Installer may report McAfee product to be installed even after designated uninstaller run. Workaround: manually remove /Library/LaunchAgents/com.mcafee.McAfeeSafariHost.plist file.
    • XFENCE may prevent macOS from upgrading. Workaround — disable XFENCE before upgrading macOS.
    UkkoSergeH
  • kukushechkinkukushechkin Posts: 15 F-Secure Employee

    New features:

    • Request diagnostic file remote action is now supported

    Bugfix and improvements:

    • Installer is no longer reporting McAfee product as installed even after designated uninstaller run
    • XFENCE is no longer blocking macOS updates
    • XFENCE performance improvements and extended third-party software whitelisting

     

    Available for downloading on all environments, automatic upgrade started today.

  • kukushechkinkukushechkin Posts: 15 F-Secure Employee

    New features:

    • Application-level Firewall (will be available in PSB profiles on the portal later this month)
    • Active Directory is now reported to PSB portal
    • New brand colors and application icons
    • Silent Upgrade — next release will be installed silently

     

    Bugfix and improvements:

    • XFENCE default ruleset improvements, will be less unexpected alerts
    • RDR standalone main window crashes fixed
    • Real-time Scanning performance during software installation improved
    • Fixed an issue when in rare cases status and infection alerts upstream stopped working after reboot

     

    Available for downloading on all environments, automatic upgrade will start today.

  • kukushechkinkukushechkin Posts: 15 F-Secure Employee

    F-Secure Application Level Firewall settings are now available in PSB profiles on all environments. Feature is disabled by default. For details on how to use and configure F-Secure Firewall check help topic.

    Known issues, will be fixed in the next release:

    • Fortinet FortiClient VPN is not able to establish connection with F-Secure Firewall enabled
    • CheckPoint Endpoint Security is not able to communicate with VPN service with F-Secure Firewall enabled
    • Signal messenger is not able to connect to server with F-Secure Firewall enabled
  • kukushechkinkukushechkin Posts: 15 F-Secure Employee

    Computer Protection and RDR for Mac build 203555 is available for downloading on all environments, automatic upgrade will start today.

     

    New features:

    • From now on product upgrades will happen automatically and will not require user action for starting the upgrade process.
    • Active Directory based default profile assignment
    • Black/white lists in Browsing Protection. Profiles in PSB portal will be available later.
    • Added feature to specify default PSB profile and set installation tags upon installation (activator tool).

     

    Fixed issues:

    • Fixed an issue when in rare cases F-Secure Firewall was preventing some 3rd party software from establishing network connection.
    • Fixed an issue when Automatic update status for device was displayed as Not Installed on the PSB portal, when in reality Automatic updates were working as expected.
    • Fixed an issue when in rare cases product wasn't sending status update information to the portal for a long time.
    • General bugfix and performance improvements.
  • kukushechkinkukushechkin Posts: 15 F-Secure Employee

    Computer Protection and RDR for Mac build 33609 is available for downloading on all environments, automatic upgrade will start today and continue on Monday.

    New features:

    • Added support for user-configurable proxies and fallback for updates in PSB profiles. Settings alreaddy available on the portal.
    • New RDR sensor.
    • F-Secure Firewall settings in PSB profiles now have option to specify development/production certificate type in firewall rule.
    • F-Secure Firewall settings now by default allows networks access for binaries form developers trusted by F-Secure. Settings will be available on the portal later.
    • Minimum supported version is now macOS 10.13.

    Resolved:

    • Fixed "Waiting for connection” RDR status on the portal, when in some cases RDR sensor activation was failing.
    • General bugfix and performance improvements.

    Known issues:

    • Previous version (32555) will download update, but apply it only after reboot.


  • kukushechkinkukushechkin Posts: 15 F-Secure Employee

    macOS Big Sur beta support

    We are now happy to provide Computer Protection and RDR for Mac preview with macOS Big Sur beta support. Please, contact customer care for details.

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