6.4.7 EA Release Now Available
Netsweeper is pleased to announce the Netsweeper 6.4.7 EA release.
Features in 6.4.7 EA include:
- Left navigation menu search functionality has been added to the WebAdmin Menu for the 2016 theme. The menu search provides suggestions as you type, and lets you click the suggestion to navigate to the WebAdmin page immediately.
Routes Advertising Service
- The ‘Routes Advertising Service’ page has a new ‘Exceptions Lists’ tab that can block HTTPS URLs from advertising the IPs of those domains.
- nMonitor Groups and Categories and a new ‘Encrypted SNI’ Category that blocks Encrypted Server Name Indication protocols have been added to the WebAdmin.
- The formatting for the default Deny Page and Portal Page has been updated and improved.
- The ‘Comments’ and ‘Created By’ fields have been added to the Simple Group Manager Allow and Deny Lists.
If you have any questions or concerns about planning an upgrade to this release, please contact Netsweeper Technical Support firstname.lastname@example.org.
Customers can access our community site for more information (coming soon).
Change Log 6.4.7:
|21604||FEATURE: New nMonitor Groups and Categories have been added to the WebAdmin.|
|22501||FEATURE: A new ‘Encrypted SNI’ Category that blocks Encrypted Server Name Indication protocols has been added to the WebAdmin.|
|22692||FEATURE: The formatting for the default Deny Page and Portal Page has been updated and improved.|
|22921||UPDATE: The Advanced Search for matched NSProxy log entries based on date and time has been improved.|
|22925||FEATURE: The ‘Routes Advertising Service’ page has been split into 3 tabs. The ‘Servers’ tab displays the list of Routing Servers. The ‘Route Advertising Lists’ has been moved to the ‘URL Lists’ tab. There is a new ‘Exceptions Lists’ tab that can block HTTPS URL from advertising the IPs of those domains.|
|22933||BUG: The Logger field for Request Log Files has been fixed.|
|22937||DOCUMENTATION: Loggertest documentation has been updated.|
|22939||FEATURE: Menu Search functionality has been added to the WebAdmin Menu for the 2016 theme. It searches for pages and provides suggestions as you type so you can just click the suggestion to navigate to the page.|
|22942||BUG: The SSO inputs template did not create HTML code for SSO inputs when the SSOs are enabled in the WebAdmin.|
|22947||BUG: The reset Global Deny Pages did not handle or support the Authenticated Portal Page.|
|22952||FEATURE: When cloning a group, we now link the Deny Page to the new Group instead of creating a copy.|
|22958||BUG: You can now disable DNS64 translation for IPv4 only customers. Previously, this could not be disabled and could cause issues. The default configuration now has this feature disabled unless properly configured.|
|22959||BUG: There was a typo in the dns66Prefix.|
|22963||BUG: The Category Editor did not show the Category Revision and Category Number.|
|22966||BUG: Editing a List entry could cause the browser to run out of memory and then fail to close the ‘Edit’ popup after saving.|
|22972||BUG: The updated URL Lookup has been added to the Dashboard.|
|22974||FEATURE: The ‘Comments’ and ‘Created By’ fields have been added to the Simple Group Manager Allow and Deny Lists. You can also set the Comments when adding a new Entry.|
|22985||BUG: A Database error would occur when sorting by metadata fields if no metadata exists for the list.|
|22986||BUG: Local List entries and Shared List entries tables could overwrite each other in Session Store.|
|22989||BUG: After editing a Portal Deny Page, it would not serve as a template when creating a new Portal Page and the page would be empty.|
|22992||BUG: The critical nsd database failure occurred even if the ‘download can fail’ option was set.|
|22998||BUG: The Account Template selection from the Permission page did not work.|
|22999||SECURITY: PDNS-Recursor has been updated to 4.1.6.|
|23007||BUG: Drill down Reports were not using the “Maximum WebAdmin Report Table Rows”. After drilling down, tables would display more rows than allowed.|
|23010||BUG: A Redirect to an external static page as a Deny Page in conjunction with the no CGI Arguments option would display a blank page.|
|23015||BUG: Google OAuth would deny authentication to get access token since HTTP method ‘post’ was lower case. POST now used, Google SSO working.|
|23017||FEATURE: Ability to configure the Chrome extension to use https://webadmin.server.com/liger/ to use port :3432 or https://webadmin.server.com/rus/ to use port :3431.|
|23022||BUG: A large database export from System Backups could cause a memory error.|
|23023||SECURITY: Using an apostrophe in an Agent Configuration name would corrupt the name after editing.|
|23024||BUG: The List Review Tool could cause a database error when trying to get review entries if the list had Metadata columns.|
|23025||BUG: Session Store values could sometimes not be updated if multiple updates were done in rapid succession.|
|23026||BUG: A database error could occur when selecting External Authentication Accounts.|
|23027||BUG: A database error could occur when creating or linking Group Deny Pages.|
|23028||BUG: Database errors could occur when loading Report Templates.|
|23033||BUG: Policy Service segfaults and restarts would randomly occur with memory corruption.|
|23035||BUG: NSRoutes service in 6.4.5 and 6.4.6 had possible stability issues with cares DNS resolver replacement. The Issue was fixed in 6.4.7.|
|23036||SECURITY: Disable SSLv3 in Apache httpd by default and on upgrade to 6.4.7 GA. More information here https://access.redhat.com/solutions/1232413.|
|23037||BUG: Bing does not properly read robots.txt. We have added the new header X-Robots-Tag: noindex for broken search engines like Bing.|
|23046||SECURITY: The CentOS base packages, kernel, nfs-utils, sudo, telnet, tzdata, ipmitool, bind-libs, bind-utils have been upgraded to 2.6.32-754.30.2.|
|23047||SECURITY: CPU Microcode updates installed by microcode_ctl, version microcode_ctl-1.17-33.29 have been included.|