EgoSecure Data Protection 11.1

General
NEW

  • ADDED notifications regarding the status of the import of SSL certificates
  • ADDED Syslog server support for Revision and Audit
  • ADDED Windows event log support for EgoSecure Agent Audit

MODIFIED

  • ADDED a new Agent tray pop-up message for selecting the SSL-certificate for HTTPS Server-Client communication if no smartcard is connected
  • Enhanced overall stability
  • Enhanced overall performance
  • Enhanced UI & usability
  • Enhanced logging

FIXED

  • FIXED a bug that would cause a SSL Handshake failure
  • FIXED a “Server connection error”-popup appearing in the console when deleting log files of the agent from computer log files from the agent can be deleted without problems
  • FIXED connection between server and agent not establishing after reinstalling certificates of agent

Access Control

NEW

  • ADDED USB network adapters (NDIS) as new device class to Rights management » Control » Devices and ports
  • ENHANCED information in the console under Reports » Filters » Assigned filters
  • ADDED user specific Content Header Filter (CHF) changes to the object related revision (Rights management » Control » Revision)
  • ADDED general Content Header Filter (CHF) changes to the global revision (Reports » Common » Revision)

MODIFIED

  • IMPROVED device identification
  • ADDED .wma file extension to Product settings » Filters » Content filter definition
  • ADDED dicom (dcm) file extension to Product settings » Filters » Content filter definition

FIXED

  • FIXED a problem where the installation of portable device driver was blocked (However it is still possible that a reconnection of the device is needed after successful installation)
  • FIXED a rare problem where individual device permissions won’t be retained during a server update
  • FIXED a rare bug where the list of not available devices was lost after a restart (Permitted devices » Removable devices » Individual device permissions)
  • FIXED a bug where USB flash drives could show up several times in the Agent tray after reconnecting

Application Control

MODIFIED

  • ADDED inheritance support for Application Control
  • ADDED the option to send an E-Mail notification if an Access is denied by Application Control (Administration » Administrator – Tools » Mail notifications)

FIXED

  • FIXED a rare problem where it was not possible to add a new application to a package
  • FIXED a bug that could lead to the problem that Application Control is not working in offline mode

Antivirus

NEW

  • ADDED the option to edit Antivirus exclusions which were configured via the Agent tray
  • ADDED a checkbox to Rights management » Antivirus » Settings, to determine if a user will be notified about potential threats or if it will be handled silently (Administrators will get notified anyways)

MODIFIED

  • The signature update is no longer forced on the “Refresh rights” function on the Agent, if the update settings are set to manual on the server
  • ADDED more detailed event log to Agent Tray Antivirus » Event Log
  • ADDED a context menu option in the EgoSecure Agent tray » Antivirus » Event Log for threats to open the specific folder
  • ENHANCED UI of AVInformer, Event Log and Last Scan Info
  • ENHANCED threat identification
  • IMPROVED scan results in EgoSecure Console (Reports » Antivirus » Antivirus)
  • IMPROVED the calculating process of the number of files during a scan process
  • IMPROVED Windows Security Center (WSC) register process on startup
  • IMPROVED scan initialization process and performance
  • MODIFIED the scan process to start immediately. Enumeration of files is done in the background instead of initializing the whole file list before scanning
  • MODIFIED “Remaining time” appears only after the Agent initialized all selected files for the scan process
  • MODIFIED the scan progress bar to be more accurate (the progress bar and the actual scan progress was disparate if Anti-Rootkit scan was enabled)
  • REMOVED the “Add system folder”-option where it is unnecessary
  • REMOVED the option “Report clean archive members” from EgoSecure Console (this option will now be processed internal)
  • REMOVED the option for E-Mail DB scanning from the On-Access scan settings

FIXED

  • FIXED shadowcopy files being recognized as threat if a Virus signature was found in the original file
  • FIXED a rare problem where on-access scan would not recognize a file as threat (although it was a virus)
  • FIXED a problem where the scan process could not be paused
  • FIXED “Restore and exclude from scanning”-option would restore quarantined items, but not exclude them from being scanned
  • FIXED being able to start several quick scans parallel
  • FIXED Mail notifications about changed AV states. They were sent incorrectly before.
  • FIXED a problem with calculating the scan time
  • FIXED anti-rootkit scan not working
  • FIXED a problem where the Windows Security Center won’t recognize EgoSecure Antivirus
  • FIXED AV informer not showing the size of viruses
  • FIXED archives will no longer be scanned if the “Scan archives”-option is disabled
  • FIXED a bug that would prevent a scan from being stopped
  • FIXED Agent crashing in certain circumstances
  • FIXED a problem where it was not possible to re-install the AV module after it has been uninstalled previously
  • FIXED not being able to activate AV real-time protection after uninstalling and reinstalling AV
  • FIXED AV informer not updating after a scan ended
  • FIXED AV scan marking password protected files as viruses. They now will be marked as “password protected”
  • FIXED Quick scan would just inform the user of threats, but do nothing against them
  • FIXED a problem with wrong Antivirus states in the EgoSecure Console
  • FIXED users could not add any AV exclusions in the agent tray
  • FIXED accessing the “Event log” during a running scan would cause memory leaks and the agent tray to hang
  • FIXED a case where the Agent would slow down the system and write extremely large logs in the process
  • FIXED error where AV would not use scanning options set in the console
  • FIXED a bug that would cause files that are excluded from AV to be scanned and quarantined
  • FIXED Bug where Antivirus engine would give wrong Threat assessment if it could not access a file during scan (f.e. password-protected archive)
  • FIXED threats found in archives during on-access scans would not be quarantined
  • FIXED scan on demand via context menu sometimes wouldn’t detect viruses
  • FIXED Scan details not displaying the details of the last scan, if a scan is currently running
  • FIXED On-Access scanning of archives not working correctly
  • FIXED the time when the last scan finished being incorrect
  • FIXED AV scan not working correctly after resuming, if the scan was paused during its initialisation
  • FIXED a problem with the signature update during EgoSecure Agent service restart
  • FIXED a bug where a scan process could hang up in special circumstances
  • FIXED a problem with calculating the scan time
  • FIXED Antivirus notifications will no longer display empty status fields

Audit

MODIFIED

  • MODIFIED Audit settings for Network Share and Thin Client Storages to be able to control them separately (Product settings » Audit » Audit and Rights management » Audit)

FIXED

  • FIXED Audit for Thin Client not working
  • FIXED a problem where it’s not possible to connect to the EgoSecure Server (Error code 0x8060000B) due to Audit

Device Encryption

NEW

  • ADDED the option to select the encryption groups (keys) which are used for the group encryption
  • ADDED process based encryption

MODIFIED

  • ADDED SYSTEM process support for the process based encryption
  • ADDED feature for process encryption even if the user is logged off (using the key of the last logged on user)
  • IMPROVED encryption key length generation process

FIXED

  • FIXED a bug where the Agent tray does not update in certain circumstances after the creation of a new mobile password
  • FIXED a crash of the Encryption Informer/Shell

EgoSecure Agent

MODIFIED

  • ADDED the option to white list mice via Permitted devices » Removable devices
  • ADDED NVM express (NVMe) support
  • IMPROVED keyboard and mouse control update mechanism to reduce Windows login time
  • IMPROVED keyboard and mouse control update mechanism to reduce CPU load which could go up to 100%
  • IMRPOVED EgoSecure Agent performance (Shell Extension, Explorer preview etc.)

FIXED

  • FIXED a bug that would prevent the download and transfer of files after uninstalling the Agent
  • FIXED “Hide Tray icon”-option sometimes wouldn’t apply
  • FIXED some folders would not be removed after uninstalling the agent
  • FIXED a problem where the agent was writing large log files in certain circumstances

EgoSecure Console

NEW

  • ADDED revision for changes in “Permitted devices » Removable devices which can be found in “Reports » Common » Revision”
  • ADDED mail and console notification if at least one of the SSL certificates are about to expire (starting 90 days before expiring) or are expired
  • ADDED Revision for changes of “Cloud storages” and “User settings” in the object specific revision (Rights management » Control » Revision)
  • ADDED Antibridge settings (Rights management » Control » Computer » Antibridge) to the object revision
  • ADDED CHF changes (Product settings » Filters » Content filter definition) to the global revision
  • ADDED Individual device permission changes (Permitted devices » Removable devices » Individual device permissions) to the global revision
  • ADDED Permitted device model changes (Permitted devices » Removable devices » Permitted device models) to the global revision
  • ADDED Media permission changes (Permitted devices » Removable devices » Media permissions) to the global revision
  • ADDED Challenge-Response unblocking code actions (Permitted devices » Removable devices » Challenge-Response unblocking code) to the global revision
  • ADDED Devices list for encryption changes (Permitted devices » Removable devices » Devices list for encryption) to the global revision
  • ADDED WLAN permission changes (Permitted devices » Removable devices » WLAN permissions) to the global revision
  • ADDED Log file settings (Administration » File & license management » Log files) to the global revision
  • ADDED Secure Erase Scheduler settings (Product settings » Secure Erase » Scheduler) to the global revision
  • ADDED Secure Erase Settings and Scheduler configuration (Rights management » Secure Erase) to the object revision
  • ADDED Filter configuration (Rights management » Filters) to the object revision
  • ADDED “License management” to Scope specific administrative roles to manage the object licensing independently (Administration » Administrator – Tools » Administrative Roles)

MODIFIED

  • ADDED filter for Administration » Administrator – Tools » Access rights requests
  • ADDED export and print feature for Administration » Administrator – Tools » Access rights requests
  • ADDED a maximum and minimum value for the timeout settings in the EgoSecure Console under Administration » Client management » Client settings:
    • common operations (sec.): 1-120
    • long operations (sec.): 60-600
  • MODIFIED the process of removing encryption groups in the EgoSecure console (Removed encryption groups will not be shown in the console (and are not used for any further encryption), but will still remain in the Database and can be restored manually (via SQL script) if needed

FIXED

  • FIXED “Allow archives scanning”-option for user can only be enabled if this option is enabled globally
  • FIXED a rare problem (Error 0x8060000B) during a search operation in the EgoSecure Console
  • FIXED Antivirus logs being written, even if they shouldn’t
  • FIXED Green IT showing wrong values if no filter is defined FIXED Green IT showing wrong date in “Active since”
  • FIXED incorrect criteria being displayed in individual device permissions in reports
  • FIXED “Would you like to save changes?”-dialog not appearing after changing certain settings
  • FIXED a rare problem where client settings were reset due to a change of white-/blacklist for Application Control
  • FIXED a bug that would prevent an admin to set global content filters
  • FIXED the status in the console not updating after AV was uninstalled
  • FIXED being able to select a deactivated server as a favorite server for agents
  • FIXED a bug that would let an admin add, save and delete synchronization schedules despite not having the necessary privileges
  • FIXED minidumps not being compressed when compressing log files
  • FIXED context menu for adding objects to favorites which are already listed as favorite (Rights management » Control)
  • MODIFIED the Default policies and the Own Directory to be not editable anymore
  • FIXED a problem where specific FDE-Settings could not be saved permanently
  • FIXED a bug with the GUI in Rights management » Encryption for default rights

EgoSecure Server

NEW

  • ADDED a feature to sync the result of the agent state check regarding offline clients with the section Installation » EgoSecure agents » Install/Update

MODIFIED

  • MODIFIED the GUI and disabled the option “Generate a certificates” when there is no root certificate available (Administration » Administrator – Tools » SSL configuration)
  • ENHANCED the EgoSecure Server to recognize patch versions as new Version for better overview in the EgoSecure Console (Installation » EgoSecure agents » Install/Update)

FIXED

  • FIXED a bug where the server would not install its SSL certificate (Administration » Administrator – Tools » SSL configuration)

Folder Encryption

NEW

  • ADDED the option to define the encryption type for a specific UNC path from the EgoSecure Console (Rights management » Encryption » Network shares) Important: You have to use a folder on a network share, not the host where it is located (Example: \\servername\share-name)
  • ADDED an encryption property page in Windows explorer for encrypted files on network shares
  • ADDED the option to disallow users to encrypt/decrypt network shares or folders (they can still access encrypted folders, if they have the corresponding keys)

MODIFIED

  • ADDED a feature to deny access to fetrailer.metadata on network shares

FIXED

  • FIXED a bug in the console that would convert cyrillic letters in folder names into question marks, thus preventing folders from being encrypted
  • FIXED CryptionInformer hanging during download of files from cloud
  • FIXED ‘conflict copies’ being generated while using iOS Encryption APP

Insight

NEW

  • ADDED a button to switch between chart/table view for Insight reports
  • ADDED charts in Insight can now be exported into a single CSV file
  • ADDED list view for charts
  • ADDED the option to show charts in a new window

Inventory

NEW

  • Initial release of Inventory for Logical Disks, Disk Drives, Physikal Memory, Processors and Video Cards
  • ADDED Reports » Inventory
  • ADDED Rights management » Inventory (for Computers)

Green IT

FIXED

  • FIXED a display error in Green IT that would not fully display some sentences
  • FIXED changes made would sometimes not be saved

ShadowCopy

NEW

  • ADDED Shadowcopy support for Cloud storage

FIXED

  • FIXED a rare bug where Shadowpcopy was not always working for files on fixed disks