Changelog

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KEY: ACTION: (Ticket Number) description

Ex. ADDED: (1640) Thresholds based on outbound traffic

Change Log History

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Version 18.14 - May 2019

ADDED: (873) Now including cstore table conversion script in utils
ADDED: (951) Improved default work_mem settings

FIXED: (640) DB process needs priority over other processes when system runs out of memory
FIXED: (784) Top Interfaces summarization timing out with high interface count
FIXED: (790) Issue when upgrading from version 16.7
FIXED: (793) Issue where exporters sending bad timestamps would freeze spool file processing
FIXED: (832) “Save password” error when navigating from group membership
FIXED: (849) Large number of DrDOS violations could crash process
FIXED: (850) Error when changing exporter status
FIXED: (851) Backup exporters count against licensing even if same IP is already active
FIXED: (872) Interface thresholds would only violate if there was both inbound and outbound traffic
FIXED: (894) IP group detection not working for v6 addresses
FIXED: (896) Not all interface names are collected from FireSIGHT
FIXED: (903) Issue with business hours ending at midnight
FIXED: (904) First time LDAP authentication would fail if local authentication is disabled
FIXED: (963) Drilling in on an interval from volume reports could display the wrong timeframe
FIXED: (971) A slow connection could impact API latency LED for other collectors
FIXED: (990) Issue with NTP daemon not starting automatically on some installs
FIXED: (1004) Updated DRDOS thresholds to be ratios instead of fixed packet counts
FIXED: (1009) TACACS authentication would work if disabled but configured
FIXED: (1019) Issue with the scale APM outbound jitter was displayed in
FIXED: (1063) Reparser could not connect to the DB with a space in the password
FIXED: (1130) One exporter not collecting when at maximum license count for exporters
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Version 18.12.14 - January 2019

ADDED: (10) Realtime DDOS and DRDOS detection before data is written to disk
ADDED: (87) FQDN reports are back and better performing
ADDED: (105) Interface threshold checks are now done once a minute and check one minute of data
ADDED: (111) FireSIGHT integration includes username support
ADDED: (112) FireSIGHT integration includes interface names
ADDED: (274) Group reports now include members of child groups
ADDED: (299) “User Accounts” permission to allow restriction of Scrutinizer user account creation
ADDED: (447) Added option to disable CrossCheck threshold notifications

FIXED: (132) Faster report CSV generation
FIXED: (167) FireSIGHT integration detects connection loss and attempts to reconnect to FirePOWER
FIXED: (177) Top interfaces values were understated for sFlow exporters sending multiple totals flows per minute
FIXED: (263) PostgreSQL log rotation
FIXED: (267) Rate values for Trend reports are now based on graph interval
FIXED: (301) Link Back Host set to the wrong port on a deployed AMI
FIXED: (319) Installer no longer displays post install script errors
FIXED: (26415) Add Audit messages when connections to LDAP servers fail
FIXED: (26768) Fixed username filtering when name is based on IPv6 address
FIXED: (26874) Faster Defined Application tagging
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Version 18.9 - September 2018

FIXED: (26874) Fixed issue with multiple defined applications on the same IP
FIXED: (26511) Improved contrast for some icons in dark themes
FIXED: (26536) System user was counting against licensing limits
FIXED: (26550) Fixed issue with top N gadgets and exporters only sending egress flows
FIXED: (26557) Fixed the Analytics Violation Overview link on the Alarms tab
FIXED: (26579) Fixed issue using Gmail to send emails
FIXED: (26587) Fixed issue with emailing table views
FIXED: (26600) Fixed issue with TopN subnets gadget and SAF aggregation
FIXED: (26602) Fixed issue with editing designed reports
FIXED: (26613) Backslash in LDAP passwords caused issue on upgrade
FIXED: (26619) Fixed issue with map labels in dashboards
FIXED: (26629) Multiple subnet filters issue in MySQL
FIXED: (26632) Fixed issue with threshold details not being cleared out when switching reports
FIXED: (26650) Fixed issue editing designed reports with some manufactured columns in them
FIXED: (26652) Fixed issue with interface permissions in mapping
FIXED: (26655) Fixed issue with row limiting in CSV files
FIXED: (26699) Fixed issue with flow vitals when packets contain multiple flow sets for the same template
FIXED: (26731) Reporting: Top 10 rows on any page are now color coded as the graph
FIXED: (26735) Postgres installs - improved reporting temp table performance
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Version 18.7 - July 2018

ADDED: (23542) Added QRadar Integration
ADDED: (26194) Changed dashboard gadget behavior to improve usability and clearly display gadget titles
ADDED: (26310) Numerous improvements to the manual

FIXED: (24546) Flickering issue with report graphs when loading a report
FIXED: (25156) Formatting issues in Maps Tab alerts
FIXED: (25504) Double tooltip when mousing over report graph
FIXED: (26042) Audits from IPv6 hosts are now correctly received and recorded
FIXED: (26298) Issues with input parameters for the Users API
FIXED: (26317) Optimized rollups
FIXED: (26318) Decreased time necessary to run upgrades
FIXED: (26342) Links from alarms heatmap were not working
FIXED: (26345) Tuning would too aggressively set roller memory
FIXED: (26350) Addressed upgrade issue related to DB locking
FIXED: (26358) Improved dashboard gadget behavior based on customer feedback
FIXED: (26360) Reparser: Fix understatement of NetFlow v9 flow volume in vitals report
FIXED: (26370) AWS instances would not upgrade if on Postgres 9.5
FIXED: (26371) Maps couldn’t be saved in dashboard gadgets
FIXED: (26372) Could not generate PDFs of reports in Japanese
FIXED: (26373) Fixed issue with Japanese characters in emailed reports
FIXED: (26395) Other Options > Search link not working
FIXED: (26399) Peaks in totals tables were 5 minute byte counts rather than 1 minute byte counts
FIXED: (26406) Forensic filters were not forcing change to forensic data
FIXED: (26431) Fixed filtering on AS number under Admin > Definitions > Autonomous Systems
FIXED: (26451) Fixed issue with making dashboards visible to a user group

* This is the last supported release for the CentOS 6 and MariaDB platforms
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Version 18.6 - June 2018

ADDED: (9911) Test button for LDAP/RADIUS/TACACS setup
ADDED: (15154) Ability to acknowledge alarms with any combination of filters
ADDED: (16826) scrut_util command to disable ping for devices that have not responded
ADDED: (17589) Manufactured columns can be included in the report designer
ADDED: (18291) Full back button support
ADDED: (19981) Automatically detect which SNMP credentials to use for exporters
ADDED: (20068) Ability to manage interface details via API
ADDED: (21522) Ability to filter on a port range
ADDED: (21744) All interface reports now account for metering on each interface in the report
ADDED: (21770) Host -> AS -> Host reports for additional BGP reporting
ADDED: (22220) Major release upgrade to PostgreSQL 9.6 and 10
ADDED: (22773) scrut_util command to enable/disable ipv6
ADDED: (23267) User can be locked out after n failed login attempts
ADDED: (23478) Full foreign datastore support in collection and rollups
ADDED: (23924) Ability to exclude domain names from flow analytics
ADDED: (24134) Ability to edit URLs for custom gadgets
ADDED: (24164) Milliseconds now included with formatted timestamps where applicable
ADDED: (24297) Columnar store support for AWS Scrutinizers
ADDED: (24452) Ability to customize the login page
ADDED: (24600) Improved support for configuration of multiple LDAP servers and domains
ADDED: (24661) Ability to grant dashboards to other users / groups
ADDED: (24781) Default PostgreSQL datastore is columnar. Better disk space utilization and IO performance.
ADDED: (24948) Performance improvements for flow class lookups
ADDED: (25077) Support IPv4-mapped IPv6 addresses in subnet and ipgroup filters (PostgreSQL)
ADDED: (25216) Report IP Group with protocol and defined applications
ADDED: (25289) Support for Flowmon probe elements
ADDED: (25396) DrDoS detection for memcached and CLDAP attacks
ADDED: (26187) Ability to schedule operating system updates

FIXED: (12972) Flow metrics vitals times now align with ingestion time
FIXED: (22530) Ungrouped now visible by non-admin users
FIXED: (22588) Tidy up loose ends when deleting exporters. Deleted exporters will stay deleted.
FIXED: (22654) Stop showing disabled exporters in the exporters LED
FIXED: (24107) Some timezones were duplicated in the selector
FIXED: (24115) Latency reports per exporter
FIXED: (24659) Addressed issue reporting on multiple interfaces with different metering configured
FIXED: (24703) Issue with generating PDF with device group filters
FIXED: (24790) Restrict PaloAlto username collection to only internal IPs
FIXED: (24875) Donut/Pie Graph not available in Top -> Interfaces report
FIXED: (24893) Map interface utilization arrows always pointed in the same direction
FIXED: (24899) ‘cancel report’ button truly cancels backend reporting requests.
FIXED: (24993) Device menu in Google maps
FIXED: (25027) Cleaned up log noise from Cisco ISE data collection
FIXED: (25111) Scheduled reports font issue on AWS
FIXED: (25317) Remove memcached external exposure CVE-2017-9951
FIXED: (25323) FlowPro APM jitter report
FIXED: (25399) Audit report times now display as clients timezone
FIXED: (25419) Addressed CVE-2014-8109
FIXED: (25660) Issue with Queue Drops >> Queue Drops By Hierarchy
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Version 17.11 - November 2017

ADDED: (24685) Support for Oracle cloud

FIXED: (24500) Vitals errors when a user with a long UID is created
FIXED: (24560) Save button for filters would go away if field was selected, but not changed
FIXED: (24586) Localhost Unlicensed after upgrade to 17.10
FIXED: (24616) Collector appears down after Daylight Savings Time change
FIXED: (24647) Potential short gap in rollups after collector restart
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