Protecting data on
more than 30 million devices

+1-888-271 9349
Live HelpLive Help Online

Endpoint Protector Release History

07-April-2014


Endpoint Protector 4

Endpoint Protector 4 Appliance - Update

(Version 4.4.0.3)


Server Version: 4.4.0.3

Improvements:

Endpoint Protector Server

  • Admin Actions are logged in the EPP Server
  • Improved experience with the wizard that walks administrators through the basic settings of Endpoint Protector
  • Old password is required when setting up the password for the Appliance from the wizard
  • Implemented a search feature for drop down lists
  • Improved the sorting of drop down lists
  • Filters and columns added in the Reports Analysis tabs to distinguish different OS logs from each other (Windows, Mac, Linux)

Content Aware Protection

  • Largely increased the versatility of the CAP feature with the implementation of individual CAP policies that are now processed by the EPP Client
  • File transfers on local networks are controlled by CAP
  • Implemented Regular Expressions in CAP
  • More countries IBANs will be detected by the EPP Client

Mobile Device Management

  • Support for OS X/Apple devices
  • Enterprise MAM for Android
  • More features for Android devices (Storage Encryption, Wifi and Bluetooth control, Calendar Events)

Bug fixes:

  • Big size file shadows could not be downloaded from the server
  • Once checked, ”File tracing” and “Offline File tracing” for EasyLock 2 could not be unchecked from the server

Windows Client Version: 4.2.8.1

Improvements:

Device Control

  • Added support for Client uninstall command from the Server
  • Support Microsoft LifeCam VX-3000, Airtel modem devices and Broadcom SD Host Controller devices

Content Aware Protection

  • Support multiple CAP policies
  • File shadowing of the files that have been detected or blocked by the CAP module
  • Regular Expressions are now supported
  • Improved MIME type detection
  • Scan e-mail subject for Microsoft Outlook and Mozilla Thunderbird
  • Added Singapore ID to Personal Identifiable Information

Bug fixes:

  • Some SCSI CD-ROM devices from HP, Plextor and Matshita were not detected

Mac Client Version: 1.3.0.4 (for MAC OS X: 10.5+)

Improvements:

Device Control

  • Introduced Trusted Device level 1 (beta version)
  • Improvements for the logging-quick logging mechanism

Content Aware Protection

  • Support multiple CAP policies
  • Regular Expressions are now supported
  • Added Singapore ID to Personal Identifiable Information

09-January-2014


Endpoint Protector 4

Endpoint Protector 4 Appliance - Update

(Version 4.4.0.2)


Server Version: 4.4.0.2

Improvements:

Endpoint Protector Server

  • Visual improvements: General Dashboard, Endpoint Management Dashboard, CAP Dashboard, MDM Dashboard
  • Offline temporary password for disabling endpoint protection and content aware protection for individual Computers
  • Restore Global Settings/Rights feature (revert to the lower level settings or rights)
  • Group same events to one e-mail alert (based on fix time interval in which the same event occurs)
  • Client Download page supports multiple Linux client releases. Available Linux clients: Ubuntu 10.4+LTS - version 1.0.0-1, Ubuntu 12.4+LTS - version:1.0.3.-0 and OpenSUSE 11.4 - version 1.0.0-1
  • Effective Rights for device types and CAP
  • Improved logging and file size sorting

Content Aware Protection

  • Blocked print screen events are now logged in CAP reports
  • Improved logging for CAP reports
  • Show file size for content threat events

Mobile Device Management

  • New EPP client(v1.0.0.5) for Android devices
  • Support for iOS7 Restrictions, Cellular Payload
  • Support for iOS7 Supervised Devices-Restrictions, App Lock Payload
  • Bulk enrollment of devices
  • New MDM Alert events for SIM card change and carrier change
  • Camera control for Android devices

Bug fixes:

  • "Native" mail settings did not work, fixed

Windows Client Version: 4.2.6.6

Improvements:

Device Control

  • Added offline temporary password for computer
  • Disable “Enhanced Protected Mode” for Windows 8+ versions to allow the Internet Explorer plugin to run
  • Previously, if an offline temporary password expired, the device remained on "allow" as long as it was not removed (or the client/system was restarted). A routine check was added -> it checks for expired passwords and if an expired password is found a "refresh" of the device rights (or CAP settings) is performed

Content Aware Protection

  • Several personal information identifiers were added: Romanian CNP, French INSEE, Spanish NID, Austrian SSN, Swiss SSN, Canadian SSN, UK NIN (national insurance number), German insurance number (versicherungsnummer)
  • Added offline temporary password for CAP

Bug fixes:

  • The EPP client always saw the EPP server settings as changed causing the server to keep on sending settings to the client. This was caused because the EPP client failed to correctly save the current language to the registry when UAC was enabled
  • Some SCSI CD-ROM devices from Matshita were not detected, fixed
  • Some .ppt files were not detected, fixed
  • "RAID controller" devices that usually control internal disk drives are no longer controlled by the EPP client
  • The EPP client failed to identify the drive letters for system disks on RAID controllers. This could have caused an issue with the EPP client blocking and monitoring activity on *internal* eSATA system disks
  • It was possible to leave CD/DVD-ROM devices blocked after EPP service start or system restart, even if they had “allow access” right, fixed

Mac Client Version: 1.2.2.8 (for MAC OS X: 10.5+)

Improvements:

  • Offline temporary password for computer and CAP
  • Several personal information identifiers were ported from Windows: Romanian CNP, French INSEE, Spanish NID, Austrian SSN, Swiss SSN, Canadian SSN, UK NIN (national insurance number), German insurance number (versicherungsnummer)
  • File tracing for network share

23-September-2013




Endpoint Protector 4 Appliance - Update

(Version 4.4.0.1)


Server Version: 4.4.0.1

Improvements:

Mobile Device Management

  • "Enterprise/In-house" app management
  • Alerts for removing iOS MDM profile / Android app
  • Apps can now be pushed through policies (iOS)
  • Identification and management of jailbroken devices

Content Aware Protection

  • URL Whitelist (Internet Explorer) and Domain Whitelist (Outlook and Thunderbird)
  • Added more applications to the database (ownCloud, NateOn, Pogoplug etc.)
  • Added encrypted file types to the database (ACE, RAR, MS Office 2007+)
  • Added Korean Personally Identifiable Information: phone number, driver license, health insurance number

Endpoint Protector Appliance

  • Log backup and export for Content Aware Reports
  • Saving export files in .CSV format instead of .XLS to increase performance
  • Added more filters for Alerts and Content Aware Alerts History sections

Bug fixes:

  • Fixed cross-site (XSS) vulnerabilities / Sanitize data that goes into forms

Mobile Device Management

  • Profile removal passwords from policies are now working properly

Windows Client Version: 4.2.5.7

Improvements:

Content Aware Protection

  • Implemented recipient/domain white listing. The EPP administrator can define a list of allowed recipients that are allowed to receive "any" content through the Outlook mail client. Emails in which each recipient is in the white list will not be scanned. The white list can specify also wildcard domain names such as: "example.com" to allow all recipients of the form .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).
  • Implemented URL white listing for Internet Explorer. The EPP administrator can define a list with allowed websites for uploading.
  • Detection of Korean Personal Identification Information - Passport, Health Insurance Number and Phone Number
  • Detection of the .FDL file type
  • Detect encrypted office documents (docx, xlsx, pptx)
  • Report a file containing a content aware protection threat, even if it had been reported previously, if the file is accessed by a different process. E.g. if a user tries to upload a file that contains a "threat" using Internet Explorer and then by Skype there will be two reports.

Device Control

  • Be able to control more devices using "Internet Tethering" as "WiFi" (Net) devices
  • Be able to control network connection sharing from a large class of Android devices (such as the LG Optimus phones)
  • Trace also files shared on the local computer that are accessed by other computers on the network. This feature will be enabled when the: "Network Share Tracing" is checked for the computer

Bug fixes:

  • File tracing was not performed for files accessed on external SATA (eSATA) disks, fixed
  • At uninstall don't stop services if we are doing an upgrade
  • Sometimes shadowing of big files was not performed (the Client could not make a copy of the file because of some sharing violation errors), fixed
  • On some versions of Windows (such as Windows 2003 server), the EPP client installation would fail, fixed

Mac Client Version: 1.2.2.6 (for MAC OS X: 10.5+)

Improvements:

  • Sign the EPP client with a "Developer ID" signature

Content Aware Protection

  • Detection of the .FDL file type

Device Control

  • Generate a disconnected event when an optical media (CD or DVD ) is removed

Bug fixes:

  • Packaged clients with server IP and port failed to install when the server was a host name rather than an IP address, fixed

26-June-2013




Endpoint Protector 4 Appliance - Update

(Version 4.4.0.0)


Server Version: 4.4.0.0

Content Aware Protection for MAC OS X (CAP for MAC) available as a New feature.
Requires separate activation.

Improvements:

  • File Tracing option for network shared drives
  • Custom Server to Client notifications
  • Improved Reports and Filters sections (added more columns and filtering options)

Windows Client Version: 4.2.3.0

[A restart PC is mandatory in case of Client Software Upgrade is performed from Web UI]

Improvements:

  • Windows 8 compatibility
  • Removed .Net framework dependency
  • Trace file accesses on network share locations or drives mapped from the network

Content Aware Protection

  • Added more file types (.hpt - PDF Template files, .hsdt - PowerPoint files, .nxl - Excel files, .DRM - Digital Rights Management files, .html files, .makefile - Programming files) to the File Extension Filter
  • Detect national identification number: SSN for Korea, SSN for Taiwan
  • Thunderbird version 17 e-mail body is now supported
  • Detect also Korean phone numbers beginning with "0082"
  • For a content aware violation of a file inside a ZIP archive (.zip, .docx, .xlsx, .pptx, .jar, .apk, .ipa, etc.) report also the name of the archive member. For example a reported file name could look like: "F:\temp\archive.zip\[subdir\sensitive_file_name.doc]"
  • Improved e-mail detection

Device Control

  • Added a new category called "Network Share" devices
  • Detect and control Gemalto / USB Smart Card Reader devices
  • Improved eSATA disks handling

Bug fixes:

  • Shadow Size and Local Log Size were not received from Server, therefore system load could not be lowered using these settings
  • If a proxy server was used, and the communication through the proxy server failed, it was possible for the EPP Client never to obtain a certificate even if direct connection to the EPP Server was available
  • Detect iPad mini as such, rather than iPhone
  • The previous Client could generate wrong log IDs that could eventually cause logs duplication on the Server
  • Fixed possible memory corruption during memory de-allocation in the Outlook add-on and in the Thunderbird add-on
  • Fixed file tracing from internal CD/DVD ROMs. This feature was lost when adding copy file detection

Mac Client Version: 1.2.1.6 (for MAC OS X: 10.5+)

New feature: Content Aware Protection (CAP) - This version can block or report files that contain a content policy violation and are accessed by a monitored application.

Improvements:

Content Aware Protection

  • Added more file types (.hpt - PDF Template files, .hsdt - PowerPoint files, .nxl - Excel files, .DRM - Digital Rights Management files, .html files, .makefile - Programming files) to the File Extension Filter
  • Detect national identification number: SSN for Korea, SSN for Taiwan
  • Detect also Korean phone numbers beginning with "0082"
  • For a content aware violation of a file inside a ZIP archive (.zip, .docx, .xlsx, .pptx, .jar, .apk, .ipa, etc.) report also the name of the archive member.
    For example a reported file name could look like: "F:\temp\archive.zip\[subdir\sensitive_file_name.doc]"
  • Improved e-mail detection
  • Use the Growl SDK to display notifications

Device Control

  • Control also newer devices from Samsung vendor and Nexus phone from Google
  • CD/DVD devices will not only be unmounted, but also ejected when they are connected and their right changes to blocked from the server

Bug fixes:

  • Shadow Size and Local Log Size were not received from Server, therefore system load could not be lowered using these settings

16-April-2013




Endpoint Protector 4 Appliance - Mobile Device Management Update

(Version 4.3.0.5)


Server Version: 4.3.0.5

Mobile Application Management (MAM) and VPN Settings support added for iOS as new features in Endpoint Protector Mobile Device Management (MDM).


28-February-2013




Endpoint Protector 4 Appliance - Update

(Version 4.3.0.4)


Windows Client Version: 4.1.7.0

Improvements:

  • Detect original file source path for “File Copy” events
  • Added new Client mode: “Silent” (no notifications shown, icon still present in the system tray)
  • Content inspection of Chinese (TW) SSN
  • Content inspection for files coming from the CD-ROM partition (Autorun) of a USB flash drive and transferred to the PC
  • Better device handling (more individual devices can be controlled from the category classes: eSATA, card readers, Blackberry

Mac Client Version: 1.1.1.0 (for MAC OS X: 10.5+)

Improvements:

  • Better device handling (more individual devices can be controlled)

12-February-2013




Endpoint Protector 4 Appliance - Update

(Version 4.3.0.3)


Server Version: 4.3.0.3

Improvements:

  • Improved Dashboard with more information about your System
  • New module “Offline Patch Uploader” offers the possibility to upload patches in offline mode, without an internet connection
  • Improved Client Software Upgrade procedure for an increased usability in larger environments
  • Added News Section in “System Overview”
  • User interface improvement: possibility to add multiple computers / users to a group (bulk add), added filter by “domain” in “Logs Report” page
  • Content Aware Protection: added new file types for inspection
  • Updated Korean localization, added Chinese (TW) language

Bug fixes:

  • Manual Log Backup failed in some situations
  • “Back” button added on missing pages

17-December-2012




Endpoint Protector 4 Appliance - Update

(Version 4.3.0.1)


Server Version: 4.3.0.1

Improvements:

  • New Windows client V4.1.4.4 with bug fixes
  • Server bug fixes for: Log Backup mechanism, Export button for device history
  • Appliance update for better management of the log files
  • Added Mobile Device Management UI in French, Hungarian, Korean, Romanian, and Spanish

27-November-2012




Endpoint Protector 4 Appliance - Mobile Device Management Update

(Version 4.3.0.0)


Server Version: 4.3.0.0

New Endpoint Protector module, Mobile Device Management for iOS and Android mobile devices is available through Live Update for customers who have older versions of Endpoint Protector 4.


30-October-2012




Endpoint Protector 4 Appliance - Update

(Version 4.2.0.5)


Server Version: 4.2.0.5

Improvements:

  • Software updates for the Windows client (V4.1.3.7), Mac OS X client (V1.1.0.4) and EasyLock 2 application (V2.0.67.0)
  • Content Aware Protection module: option for Matching Whole Words and Case Sensitive awareness

Mac Client Version: 1.1.0.4 (for MAC OS X: 10.5+)

Improvements:

  • CD/DVD devices will not only be un-mounted, but also ejected when they are connected and their right changes to blocked
  • Blank CD/DVDs will be ejected also when their right changes from "Allow access" to "Deny Access"

Bug fixes:

  • Fix for connect and disconnect notifications for blocked devices
  • Fixed kernel panic with iLife DVD
  • Fixed kernel panic with PDW-U1 device from Sony

Win Client Version: 4.1.3.7

Improvements:

  • Inspection of files originating from network shares and mapped network drives by CAP
  • File name is inspected for sensitive content by CAP
  • Protect important installation files generated by the installer against malicious user delete/rename attempts
  • Inspection of Thunderbird’s v15 and v16 e-mail content
  • Handling virtual CD/DVD-ROM created by GiliSoft Secure Disk Creator
  • USB recorder from Olympus is now handled as “USB Storage Device”
  • Filter out scans that could generate “false-positive” results in CAP when browsing for a file or downloading from a internet browser

Bug fixes:

  • Avoid charge/discharge cycle for iPhones while charging these kind of devices with Deny Access right
  • Fixed duplicate devices appearing in the client’s Notifier and Server UI
  • Fix for Czech and Spanish localizations

EasyLock 2 Version: 2.0.67.0

Bug fixes:

  • Licensing mechanism improved

29-August-2012




Endpoint Protector 4 Appliance - Update

(Version 4.2.0.2)


Server Version: 4.2.0.2

Improvements:

  • Client upgrade option for Mac OS X added in the UI
  • Added Site License Key for EasyLock TD Level 1 (possibility to import EasyLock company license in Endpoint Protector Server then deploy it on the company's trusted devices)
  • Inspection of Mozilla Thunderbird e-mail content (supported versions 3.3 - 14)
  • Enhanced UI: new filtering options for Advanced search and Device history
  • Updated Korean and Japanese localizations/languages
  • Improved AD integration both Import and Sync functions for large AD structures

Bug fixes:

  • Effective rights not loading rights list when using "user" field only
  • Content aware protection module: policy creation - minor fixes
  • Updated EasyLock 2 Trusted Device level 1: version 2.0.62.0 (added support for Server Site license key)
  • Updated Endpoint Protector Clients

Mac Client Version: 1.1.0.0 (for MAC OS X: 10.5+)

Improvements:

  • Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) is now supported
  • Added Wi-Fi support for Device Control
  • Control for USB Android devices made by Samsung. They will be detected as USB Mass Storage devices
  • Client upgrade supported from this version on
  • openSSL upgraded from 0.9.8h to 1.0.1c
  • The view in the dashboard widget is being updated for each current device

Bug fixes:

  • Adjusted kernel panic caused by memory corruption
  • Only one partition of multiple partitioned storage device was safely removed
  • File tracing events were generated only for one partition of a storage device with multiple partitions
  • During a silent install, the Client branding parameters (IP, port, department) where not taken in consideration

Win Client Version: 4.1.2.3

Improvements:

  • Balloon notification on the Client computer when the print screen is blocked because of a content aware policy
  • Better SCSI CD/DVD-ROM handling for Device Control
  • Added Spanish and Czech localizations for the Client's notifier
  • openSSL upgraded from 0.9.8h to 1.0.1c

Bug fixes:

  • Adjusted Disable Print Screen after a Client installation on a system without Content Aware Protection enabled
  • When the content aware policy is set to block and report phone numbers, content containing phone numbers is reported, but not blocked
  • Do not recognize "thumbs.db" as MS Office Word document
  • Delete also the local database file related to content aware policies after uninstall, if "Delete database and logs" option is selected

10-July-2012




Endpoint Protector 4 Appliance - Update

(Version 4.1.0.2)


Improvements:

  • New Content Aware Protection module, which includes:
  • File Type Filters (e.g. Text Files, Word Files, Autocad Files, password protected archive files etc.)
  • Predefined Content Filters (e.g. credit card information, Personal Identifiable Information etc.)
  • Custom Content Filters (includes customized Content Aware Dictionaries)
  • Advanced content aware policies for sensitive data loss prevention
  • Enhanced inspection of all file transfers to removable media, file sharing applications or the Cloud (e.g. DropBox, Google Drive, iCloud etc.)
  • Monitoring of all e-mail attachments (e.g. Yahoo, Gmail, Microsoft Outlook, Mozilla Thunderbird etc.)
  • Detailed inspection of all Microsoft Outlook e-mail content
  • Alerts for sensitive content incidents
  • New Clipboard Monitoring option – inspects, detects, reports and / or blocks all sensitive information transfered through Copy & Paste / Cut & Paste
  • New Disable Print Screen option – deactivates system’s Print Screen capabilities
  • New Live Update Server for an easier access to latest fixes and patches and for even easier updates and installations
  • New Licensing System with separate licenses for Device Control, Content Aware Protection and Support & Updates
  • New Appetizer Licensing mode offering free 1 year Device Control and Content Aware Protection for up to 10 computers
  • Enhanced UI - feature activation images
  • Updated Localizations / Languages

24-April-2012




Endpoint Protector 4 Appliance - Update

(Version 4.0.4.5)


Improvements:

  • Updated Endpoint Protector Clients:
  • For Mac (10.5+): version 1.0.9.1
  • For Mac (10.4): version 1.0.9.0
  • Updated EasyLock 2 Trusted Device level 1: version 2.0.56.0 (user interface available in more languages, localized user manual, bug fixes)
  • Server side adjustments: changing time zone on the appliance bug fix, localizations improved, reports and analysis section improved
  • Improved Server security

21-March-2012




Endpoint Protector 4 Appliance - Update

(Version 4.0.4.4)


Improvements:

  • Fail Over solution support added - Feature deployment and activation patch for existing Endpoint Protector 4 Appliances
  • Server side adjustments (bug fixes)
  • Interface updates and localization improvements

22-February-2012




Endpoint Protector 4 Appliance

(Version 4.0.4.3)


New Features:

  • Newly added Endpoint Protector 4 Client for Linux: openSUSE 11.4 and Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
  • New Fail Over solution (Hardware Failure Management) – In case of a failure or abnormal termination of the Master Endpoint Protector Server an automatic transfer of control is performed to a redundant or standby Slave Endpoint Protector Server
  • New Hidden Icon Mode, making the Endpoint Protector Notifier invisible to the user (no icon and no notifications are displayed)
  • Separate detection of iPhone devices
  • Support for Czech Language

Improvements:

  • New Endpoint Protector Client version (1.0.8.2) for 10.4 Mac (Tiger)
  • Updated Endpoint Protector Clients:
    • For Windows: version 4.0.3.8
    • For Mac (10.5+): version 1.0.8.3
    • For Mac (10.4): version 1.0.8.2
    • For Linux: version 1.0.0.1
  • Automatic disabling of File Tracing for newly installed clients
  • Read Only Rights are now also available for Internal Card Reader, PCMCIA, SATA Controller, ZIP Drive devices types
  • Increased usability in System Licensing Process
  • Enhanced Active Directory Import and Synchronization processes
  • Improved Log Backup and Statistic features
  • Restrict Administrator creation unless assigned to a Department
  • Restrict FTP Users to their Home directories
  • Improved general usability: adjustable screen resolution, language files etc.
  • Displayed supported Device Types for each operating system
  • Improved Overall Stability

30-September-2011




Endpoint Protector 4 Virtual Appliance

(Version 4.0.4.0)


Efficiency:

  • Use of Departments as organization units
  • Live Update
  • Custom device categories for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch

Stability:

  • Validations included in the Client Installation Process
  • Automatic Client Upgrade directly from the Web Server interface
  • Mac and Windows Client Software packages rebranding

Security:

  • Proactive Protection
  • Enhanced data loss prevention with EasyLock 2 and TrustedDevices Level 1 available for download directly from the Server Interface
  • Security passwords added for sensitive data
  • Improved password protection

Reliability:

  • Enhanced rights/settings assignments to existing and newly created entities
  • More control over rights management
  • Proxy Settings support
  • More options for log file management
  • Improved File Shadowing, File Tracing, File Whitelist, Log Backup and Logs Reports features

Control:

  • Real time tracing of files copied with EasyLock 2
  • Offline File Tracing in combination with EasyLock 2
  • New events are logged when activating the File Tracing feature
  • Improved information filtering
  • Better control over devices
  • More control over administrator deletion: prohibit self deletion and deletion of the last Super Administrator
  • Improved Alerts setting process

Easy to use:

  • Validations included when creating/editing new and existing entities
  • Extra confirmation messages for successful/ failed operations
  • User Interface enhancements: progress bars added when performing different operations, display of additional information for newly created entities
  • Enhanced Wizards
  • Customized display of modules and options for both administrators and normal users


20-Jul-2011




Introducing Endpoint Protector 4 Server

(Version 4.0.2.4)


More efficient:

  • New feature added targeting large installations – the use of Departments as organization units
  • Live Update module added
  • Custom device categories for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch

More stable:

  • Better communication between Client and Server
  • Easier to use and improved download/installation/registration processes
  • Mac and Windows Client Software packages rebranding
  • New validations included in the Client Installation Process

More secure:

  • Additional security passwords added
  • Improved password protection

More reliable

  • Enhanced rights/settings assignments to existing and newly created entities
  • More control over rights management
  • Proxy Settings support
  • More options for log file management
  • Improved File Shadowing, File Tracing, File Whitelist, Log Backup and Logs Reports features

More control:

  • Real time tracing of files copied with EasyLock 2
  • Offline File Tracing in combination with EasyLock 2
  • New events are logged now when activating the File Tracing feature
  • Improved information filtering
  • Better control over devices
  • More control over administrator deletion: prohibit self deletion and deletion of the last Super Administrator
  • Improved Alerts setting process

Easier to use:

  • Extra validations included when creating/editing new and existing entities
  • Extra confirmation messages for successful/ failed operations
  • User Interface enhancements: progress bars added when performing different operations, display of additional information for newly created entities
  • Enhanced Wizards
  • Customized display of modules and options for both administrators and normal users


09-Jun-2011




Endpoint Protector 2009

Mac Client Version: 1.0.6.7 (for MAC OS X: 10.5+)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


MAC Client Side Changes

  • Improvements to Client - Server communication
  • Enhancements to the control of iDevices and USB Storage Devices - iDevices are detected as USB Mass Storage
  • Improved overall stability


15-Mar-2011




Endpoint Protector 2009

Mac Client Version: 1.0.6.4 (for MAC OS X: 10.4 Tiger)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


MAC Client Side Changes

  • Improvements to the Offline Temporary Password feature
  • Better communication between the client and server
  • Endpoint Protector Client installer optimizations


11-Feb-2011




Endpoint Protector 2009

Mac Client Version: 1.0.6.2 (for MAC OS X: 10.4 Tiger)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


MAC Client Side Changes

  • iPhones, iPads and iPods Touch can now be controlled separately from the Endpoint Protector Server interface
  • iDevices are now detected by the Endpoint Protector Client as "USB Storage Devices"
  • Better control of CD/DVD devices
  • Printers (local printers, network printers, bluetooth printers etc.) can now be controlled by the Endpoint Protector Client
  • Improvements to interprocess and client-server communication
  • Optimizations to device, computer, user, workgroup and domain identification
  • Support for multiple quick logs transmission
  • Improvements to the installation process
  • Optimizations to the File Tracing feature


25-Jan-2011




Endpoint Protector 2009

Windows Client Version: 3.1.3.2 (32bit and 64bit)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


Windows Client Side Changes

  • Security improvement - Human interface devices (HID) that are not recognized are automatically blocked, while unknown HID devices will be controlled as USB mass storage devices
  • More efficient control for SATA and WiFi devices
  • Optimizations to client-server communication and event handling
  • Improvements to rights management for logged clients’ sessions
  • New test checks added for other endpoint protection software installations detection that may interfere with the proper functioning of Endpoint Protector
  • Improved space management
  • Now with support for serial ATA hard disk drives


09-Nov-2010




Endpoint Protector 2009

Windows Client Version: 3.1.1.4 (32bit and 64bit)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


Windows Client Side Changes

  • Wibu Keys (USB encryption keys) are controlled and recognized as "USB Mass Storage" devices by the Endpoint Protector Client
  • Omnikey smart card readers are controlled and recognized as "Card Reader Device (SCSI)" by the Endpoint Protector Client
  • Improvements to the installation process
  • Display of additional information for connected devices (e.g. last connection time)
  • Overloading control by limiting the log upload lines to 1000 records. If this limit is exceeded, the rest of the lines will be uploaded during the next log upload
  • Performance improvements to the server side and to the client-server communication
  • Restrict the use of the Offline Temporary Password to one time within the 'grace' period of 24 hours after the previous Offline Temporary Password period expired
  • Management of files with very long names and/or file extensions


03-Nov-2010




Mac Client Version: 1.0.5.0


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


MAC Client Side Changes

  • Control for printers (e.g. local printers, network printers, bluetooth printers, etc.)
  • Improved control of iPhones, iPods and iPads; iDevices can now be individually controlled by the Endpoint Protector Client, which detects them as "USB Storage Devices"
  • Enhancements to the File Tracing feature
  • Improvements to the installation process - avoid installation on unsupported older versions of MAC OS X and Mac OS X Tiger


21-Oct-2010




Mac Client Version: 1.0.4.5


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


MAC Client Side Changes

  • File Tracing support, which permits a clear detection of the write, delete and rename file operations
  • File Shadowing support, which allows a complete monitoring of all file write operations. All the modified files, with a size within a preestablished limit will be uploaded to the server
  • Enhancements to the Offline Temporary Password functionality - the use of the same offline temporary password is restricted to one time for security considerations and all the set rights are automatically removed when the Offline Temporary Password period expires
  • Increased maximum size for file upload up to 512 KiB
  • Added support for CD/DVD read-only permissions. If granted the "read-only" permission for CD/DVD devices, the Endpoint Protector Client will eject disks, which can be written to
  • Improvements to the installation process
  • Enhancements to the Client-Server communication time
  • Improved overall performance and stability


11-Aug-2010




Endpoint Protector 2009
(for Linux Debian)

Linux Installation Server Version: 3.0.5.1
Client Version: 3.0.9.7 (32bit and 64bit)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


Server Administration and Reporting Changes

  • Japanese, Russian and Persian Language Support
  • Improvements to the Export Logs function
  • Optimization to the Rights handling process
  • Backup Scheduler - Automatic Log Backup solution for preventing the Server from overloading
  • New option "Data Security Privileges", which limits Sensitive Data sections access only to Super Administrators
  • Automatic binding of valid licenses after the trial licenses expire
  • Improvements to the management of logs by the inclusion of the logs compression function
  • New check test added to the configuration steps
  • Improvements to importing, tracing and shadowing operations
  • User Interface enhancements such as the display of full Active Directory domain names, better visualization of the traced and shadowed files, easier differentiation between devices having the same or similar names by showing the serial number of a device when placing the mouse cursor over its name
  • Improvements to the communication between Client-Server
  • New information fields added to the Device Wizard Display
  • Improved overall performance and stability

Client Side Changes

  • Support for Japanese Language Localization
  • Improvements to the Device Rights handling

02-Aug-2010




Mac Client Version: 1.0.2.9


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


MAC Client Side Changes

  • Offline Temporary Password
  • Improvements to the install/uninstall process
  • Enhancements to the management/control of devices


22-Jun-2010




Mac Client Version: 1.0.2.8


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


MAC Client Side Changes

  • Support for controlling iDevices (iPhone, iPod, iPad), which can be synchronized through iTunes.
  • Full control of Webcams
  • Improvements to rights management for iDevices and Webcams.
  • iDevices can now be controlled under the "SmartPhone (USB Sync)" device class
  • Enhancements to the installation/uninstallation process
  • Improved Bluetooth control


16-Jun-2010




Endpoint Protector 2009
(for Windows Server 2003)

Windows Installation Server Version: 3.0.5.0.
Client Version: 3.0.9.5 (32bit and 64bit)
Mac Client Version: 1.0.2.5


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


Server Administration and Reporting Changes

  • Improvements to the management of logs by the inclusion of the logs compression
  • User Interface enhancements such as: support for Russian and Persian languages, better visualization of traced and shadowed files
  • Improved overall performance and stability

Windows Client Side Changes

  • Improved overall stability and efficiency
  • Support for controlling serial ports (COM1, COM2 etc.) and USB serial port (COM) adapters
  • Improvements to the File Tracing option for CD-ROMs
  • General installation improvements

MAC Client Side Changes

  • Support for Bluetooth
  • Improvements to the device rights assignment process
  • Enhancements to the control of DVD Media
  • Improved general stability


29-Apr-2010




Endpoint Protector 2009
(for Windows Server 2008)

Windows Installation Server Version: 3.0.4.5
Client Version: 3.0.8.4 (32bit and 64bit)




20-Apr-2010




Endpoint Protector 2009
(for Windows Server 2003)

Windows Installation Server Version: 3.0.4.5
Client Version: 3.0.8.4 (32bit and 64bit)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


Server Administration and Reporting Changes

  • The overall functional performance has been improved by the enhancements made to the importing, tracing and shadowing operations and the addition of new features like the Backup Scheduler - Automatic Log Backup
  • User Interface enhancements such as: the display of full Active Directory domain names and the introduction of a new option "Data Security Privileges", which restricts Sensitive Data sections access only to Super Administrators
  • Installation enhancements: automatic binding of valid licenses after the trial licenses expire, the introduction of a new check test to the configuration steps regarding the availability of the default port 443 (used by Endpoint Protector 2009). If available, port 443 will be automatically assigned, otherwise it will prompt for a new port to assign.

Client Side Changes

  • Security enhancements: the recognition of the "CoSoSys SRL" signature also for trusted applications
  • User Interface improvements such as: the display of the computer name inside the "Offline device authorization" section
  • Improved overall stability
  • Install/ Uninstall enhancements: the Endpoint Protector databases and log files are not deleted at uninstall, unless the "Delete database and logs" option is selected (Useful during upgrades!)


04-Mar-2010




Endpoint Protector 2009
(for Windows Server 2008)

Windows Installation Server Version: 3.0.4.1
Client Version: 3.0.7.7 (32bit and 64bit)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


  • Support for Windows Small Business Server 2008

08-Jan-2010




Endpoint Protector 2009
(for Windows Server 2008)

Windows Installation Server Version: 3.0.4.1
Client Version: 3.0.7.3 (32bit and 64bit)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.

  • Support for Windows 2008 Server


22-Dec-2009




Endpoint Protector 2009
(for Windows Server 2003)

Windows Installation Server Version: 3.0.4.1
Client Version: 3.0.7.1 (32bit and 64bit)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


Server Administration and Reporting Changes

  • Functional performances have been overall improved by ensuring better internationalization support and by the improvements to the AD sync and import features.
  • Stability performances have been significantly improved.
  • Installation and user interface enhancements such as: Zend Optimizer is installed silently (Windows specific), uninstalling script (Linux specific), added progress bars for AD and log backup operations etc.

Client Side Changes

  • Many overall improvements such as: stability adjustments in the Client file system driver for 64-bit platforms, improved logging system and debugging efficiency, better interaction with other file system drivers, enhanced shadowing function etc.
  • Security enhancements: encrypted server address.
  • Improved Client Notifier functionality.
  • Increased Compatibility: Client support for .Net Framework 4.0 Beta.

22-Dec-2009




Endpoint Protector 2009
(for Linux Debian)

Linux Installation Server Version: 3.0.4.1
Client Version: 3.0.7.1 (32bit and 64bit)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


Server Administration and Reporting Changes

  • Functional performances have been overall improved by ensuring better internationalization support and by the improvements to the AD sync and import features.
  • Stability performances have been significantly improved.
  • Installation and user interface enhancements such as: Zend Optimizer is installed silently (Windows specific), uninstalling script (Linux specific), added progress bars for AD and log backup operations etc.

Client Side Changes

  • Many overall improvements such as: stability adjustments in the Client file system driver for 64-bit platforms, improved logging system and debugging efficiency, better interaction with other file system drivers, enhanced shadowing function etc.
  • Security enhancements: encrypted server address.
  • Improved Client Notifier functionality.
  • Increased Compatibility: Client support for .Net Framework 4.0 Beta.

06-Nov-2009




Endpoint Protector 2009
(for Linux Debian)

Linux Installation Server Version: 3.0.3.7
Client Version: 3.0.5.1 (32bit and 64bit)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


Server Administration and Reporting Changes

  • Functional performances have been improved for AD functionality.
  • A new right for WiFi devices was added: block if wired network is present.

Client Side Changes

  • Stability performances have been improved.

06-Oct-2009




Endpoint Protector 2009
(for Windows Server 2003)

Windows Installation Server Version: 3.0.3.5
Client Version: 3.0.5.0 (32bit and 64bit)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


Server Administration and Reporting Changes

  • AD Plug-in functionality changed and improved: AD Plug-in installation not required.
  • Offline Temporary Password was introduced as a new feature:
    The administrator can allow limited time access to a specific device when the client computer is disconnected from the network.

Client Side Changes

  • Functional performances have been improved.
  • Additional controllable Device Types added: SCSI CD-ROM devices.
  • User interface available for Offline Temporary Password feature.

09-Jul-2009




Endpoint Protector 2009
(for Linux Debian)

Linux Installation Server Version: 3.0.2.5
Client Version: 3.0.3.2 (32bit and 64bit)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


Server Administration and Reporting Changes

  • Functional performances have been improved.

Client Side Changes

  • Additional controllable Device Types added: Webcam.

11-Jun-2009




Endpoint Protector 2009
(for Windows Server 2003)

Windows Installation Server Version: 3.0.2.3
Client Version: 3.0.2.3 (32bit and 64bit)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


Server Administration and Reporting Changes

  • Security and stability performances have been improved.
  • System On / Off (button) functionality has been improved.
  • User interface updated with more translations in all 6 languages.

Client Side Changes

  • Additional controllable Device Types added: BlackBerry, PCMCIA (refined).
  • Expanded TrustedDevice support.
  • Overall enhancements such as: at client expiration there is a notifying pop-up for the user and the client stops taking actions (all devices will be allowed).
  • Improved communication between client and server: client registration, treated invalid server responses.
  • Many other overall improvements and fixes such as: file shadowing for files with identical names but located in different folders, file shadowing failure when path was longer than 260 characters, etc.

24-Apr-2009




Endpoint Protector 2009
(for Linux Debian)

Linux Installation Server Version: 3.0.0.6
Client Version: 3.0.1.3 (32bit and 64bit)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


Server Administration and Reporting Changes

  • A new right for CD-ROM device types was added: Read Only Access.
  • Active Directory tree improved.
  • Multilingual Interface updated: Polish language added.
    (English, German, French, Romanian, Hungarian, Polish…)
  • Overall functionality has been enhanced.

Client Side Changes

  • Additional controllable WiFi Device Type was added.
  • Safe Mode improved Client protection. Even computers starting the Operating Systems under Safe Mode are protected.
  • Multilanguage Notifier: Client notifications from the system tray can be displayed in all available languages.
  • Faster communication between client and server.

17-Mar-2009




Endpoint Protector 2009
(for Windows Server 2003)

Windows Installation Server Version: 3.0.0.2 (32bit)
Client Version: 3.0.0.2 (32bit)


Below is a list of new features and improvements to the previous versions.


Server Administration and Reporting Changes

  • Completely updated web-based Administration and Reporting Tool Interface.
  • Wizards for simplified Device Management have been introduced.
    Allows faster/more intuitive device rights management.
  • Endpoint Lockdown mode was introduced.
    One click instantly locks down all endpoints and stops ongoing data transfers and device use.
  • System Snapshots have been added to easily restore previous settings.
  • On / Off button for Endpoint Protector secured environment was introduced.
  • Multilingual Interface.
    (English, German, French, Romanian, Hungarian…)
  • E-Mail Alerts to notify the administrators of events have been improved.
  • Graphical Reports have been improved.
  • Overall functionality has been enhanced and additional functionality has been added such as advanced searches, filters, tooltips, etc...

Client Side Changes

  • File Whitelisting was introduced.
    Only previously authorized files can be copied on authorized USB devices.
  • Additional controllable Device Types have been added.
    (ExpressCard SSD, Printers, Bluetooth,…)
  • Improved Client Self Defense.
    Extended protection for Client Service to be stopped. Even users with Administrative privileges require a password to uninstall or stop Endpoint Protector Client.
  • Reduced memory and CPU usage.
  • Faster communication between client and server.

Installation Changes

  • Synchronization with Active Directory was added and the Active Directory Plug-in was generally improved (performance and functionality).
  • Endpoint Protector Client Deployment over Active Directory was added.
  • The Endpoint Protector Server routine for installation on the Windows 2003 Server Platform has been simplified and improved.
  • Installation of 3rd party software requirements (OpenSSL, etc.) has been simplified and improved through an extended assisted installer.


19-Aug-2008


Endpoint Protector 2008

Windows Installation Server Version: 2.2.0.0 (32bit)
Client Version: 2.3.2.4 (32bit)

Server Administration and Reporting Changes

  • Stealth Mode added
    This mode can be used if the administrator wants to block all portable device use but the user should not be aware of Endpoint Protector.
  • Transparent
    Mode added In this mode the administrator is able to monitor all user and machine activity and actions hidden from the users eyes. The user is not aware of Endpoint Protectors installation on the system since all user activity is not blocked but only traced and shadowed.
  • File Tracing and File Shadowing is now also as granular setting definable for Users, PCs and Groups where added.
  • Graphical log data visualization was added in the Reporting & Analysis module.
  • More settings for policies can be defined granular for Users, PCs and Groups.
  • E-Mail Alerts to notify administrators of events have been added.
  • Many features have been improved and additional functionality has been added such as advanced searches and filters.

Client Side Changes

  • Endpoint Protector Client protection against user attempts to stop it by force.
  • Reduced memory and CPU usage.
  • Faster communication between client and server.
  • Client self test to confirm use of correct settings and policies.
  • Improved use of TrustedDevices Level 1 to Level 4 for enforced encryption on portable storage devices.

Installation Changes

  • The Endpoint Protector Server routine for installation on the Windows 2003 Server Platform has been simplified and improved.
  • Installation of PHP and other 3rd party software requirements (OpenSSL, etc.) has been simplified and improved through extended assisted installer.
  • Updated Active Directory Plug-in with improved performance and functionality was integrated in the installer.
Comics


Can the Endpoint Protector Client's icon be hidden from the system tray?
Yes. Endpoint Protector offers several functionality modes for users, clients and machines. In Stealth mode and Transparent mode the system tray icon is automatically hidden so the PC user will not be able to see that Endpoint Protector is installed on the used PC. For more information, please consult the User Manual.

Testimonials

Thanks, that did the trick. Tell the technical team thanks for a great product and Customer support
Glenn, Network Administrator, uses Endpoint Protector
Newsletter

Feel free to subscribe yourself to our newsletter.

Mr.   Ms.
 
First Name

Last Name

E-mail *
Company