Release Version: PK Protect Endpoint Manager January 2023

General Availability Date: January 20, 2023

Introduction

The following ‘minor’ release provides new product functionality, resolution to customer reported issues and other general improvements to the PKWARE software.

Updated Components and Versions

PKWARE Component

New Version

PK Endpoint Manager

v19.5.67

PK Endpoint Agent - Persistent Data Encryption (PDE) Agent

v17.50.0007

PK Transparent Server Agent (TDE)

v3.90.3

PKWARE SDK

Java 2020.2.1 / .NET 2020.2.4

PK Protect Mobile App for iOS

2.1.0

PK Protect for Intune Mobile App for iOS

2.1.0

PK Protect Mobile App for Android

2.1.0

PK Protect for Intune Mobile App for Android

2.1.0

 

PK Endpoint Manager / PK Endpoint Agent Application Version Compatibility

PEM Version

Archive Client Application Versions

 PEM v19.5.67

  Jan 2023

Endpoint Agent: 17.50.007 (Jan ‘23),17.40.24 (Oct ‘22),17.30.0011 (Jul ’22) and 
17.20.0011 (Apr ’22)
Transparent Server Agent (TDE): v3.90.3

Supported 3rd Party Platforms

The following PKWARE and 3rd Party products and versions listed below represent those which have been tested for quality, interoperability, and functional operation. Customers are strongly encouraged to maintain their environment in accordance with the versions and dependencies listed below, to avoid unforeseen issues with compatibility or unexpected behavior.

PK Endpoint Manager

Operating System Type

Version

Microsoft Windows

Windows Server 2022, 2019, 2016, 2012, 2012 R2

Browser Type

Version

Edge

Edge 109.x

Firefox

108.x

Google Chrome

109.x

Safari

16

Database Type

Version

PostgreSQL

12

MSSQL

SQL Server 2016, 2014

Web Server

Version

Internet Information Server (IIS)

IIS 10.0, 8.5, 8.0

PK Endpoint Agent

Operating System Type

Version

 Microsoft Windows

Windows Server 2022, 2019, 2016, 2012, 2012 R2

Windows 11, 10

 MacOS

Ventura (13), Monterey (12), Big Sur (11) (with M1 chip – using Rosetta 2)

 Linux – RedHat

RedHat 6 or greater   

 Linux – SUSE

12 SP5 and 15 SP3 on x86, and x86_64

 Linux - Ubuntu

14.04 (LTS) and greater on X86 and X86_64

 UNIX – IBM AIX

7L version 7.1 (7100-00) or higher, 6L Version 6.1 (6100-00) or higher with required patches

 UNIX - Solaris

10 and 11.3 on UltraSPARC and X86

 UNIX – HPUX

11iv2 with patches

 IBM z/OS  

Software: z/OS 2.4, z/OS 2.3, z/OS 2.2, z/OS 2.1, z/OS 1.13             

Hardware: z10-EC, z10-BC, z-10, z196, z114, zEC12, zBC12,

z13 (2964), z13 (BC (2965)), z14, zR1, z15

 IBM i

Software: IBM i 7.4, 7.3, 7.2, 7.1

Hardware: Power 7, 8 and 9

Operating System Type - Mobile

Version

PK Protect for iOS

15.x

PK Protect for Android

11

SDK                                                                      

 Language

Version

 Java

 v2019.7.1

Dependencies:

-      Java 8 or higher JRE

 Application Operating System

Version

 MacOS

Monterey (12), Big Sur (11)

 Windows

Windows Server 2019, 2016, 2012, 2012 R2

Windows 10, 8.1 (64-bit)

 Linux – RedHat

RedHat Enterprise Linux 8 (64-bit)

 Linux – SUSE

Linux Enterprise Server 12 (64-bit)

 Linux – Ubuntu

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Language

Version

  .NET

  v2020.2.4

Dependencies:

-      .NET Framework 4.6.1 and higher on Windows

-      .NET Core 2.1 on all platforms (LTS release from Microsoft)

 Application Operating System

Version

 Windows

Windows Server 2019, 2016, 2012, 2012 R2
Windows 10 (32-bit + 64-bit)

 MacOS

Monterey (12), Big Sur (11)

 Linux – RedHat

RedHat Enterprise Linux 8 (64-bit)

 Linux – Ubuntu

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Other PKWARE Components

 Component

Version

PK Transparent Server Agent (TDE) - Server

Windows Server 2019, 2016, 2012, 2012 R2

PK Transparent Desktop Agent (TDE) – Desktop

Windows 11, 10

PK Protect Reader – Windows

Windows 10 and higher

PK Protect Reader – macOS

macOS 11 and higher  


Features and Improvements

The following capabilities have been added to the Manager, Agent or both in the current release.

PK Protect Endpoint Manager 

PK Endpoint Manager

Summary

Appliance / Windows

Version 19.5.67

  • PK Secure Email Outlook Add-In
    • Update to the existing Outlook integration to use the current 
      Microsoft Add-In technology
      • Support for various remediation types for subjects, message bodies 
        and attachments, using Discovery plus,
        ▪ Block
        ▪ Warn
        ▪ Encrypt
        ▪ Redact
        ▪ Send to Secure Mail Gateway
      • Customization of actions, prompts, terminology, workflows, etc. 
      • Support for Windows and macOS
    • Device Profile Labeling
      • Support for grouping devices into profiles by IP ranges and hostnames
      • Can add labels to device profiles and use new dashboards to gather 
        information by labels
    • Templates
      • Expanded templates to new areas of PEM

PK Endpoint Agent

Windows, Mac, Linux
Version 17.50.0007

Features

  • PK Secure Email Outlook Add-In
    • Update to the existing Outlook integration to use the current 
      Microsoft Add-In technology
    • Support for various remediation types for subjects, message bodies 
      and attachments, using Discovery plus,
      ▪ Block
      ▪ Warn
      ▪ Encrypt
      ▪ Redact
      ▪ Send to Secure Mail Gateway
    • Customization of actions, prompts, terminology, workflows, etc.
    • Support for Windows and macOS
  • Device Profile Labeling
    • Support for grouping devices into profiles by IP ranges and hostnames
    • Can add labels to device profiles and use new dashboards to gather 
      information by labels



Fixed Issues

 Component

 ID

 Summary

 Details

 Affected Version

 PEM

 PEM-364

 SMDS comment length error

 Deployments now limit Comment length to prevent error

19.4+

 PEM

PEM-358

 Device page filtering not working

Search on Devices page filtered by “MFA Compatibility” shows VDI as incompatible which is not true

19.5+

PEM

PEM-353

Azure login error message

If SuperUser is configured for Azure login and user tries to login as a non-Admin user an error is displayed; now user redirected to

 19.5+

PEM

 PEM-335

 Domain group names

Increased domain group names to 4000 characters to accommodate an exceptionally large name

 19.5+

PEM

PEM-271

Pie chart filtering throwing error

Fixed error when filtering a pie chart on search page

19.5+

PEM

PEM-245

System dashboard error

Fixed error loading System dashboard

19.5+

PEM

PEM-232

Azure capable users not able to perform

Added flag to Azure connectors to approve Managed Login

19.4+

PEM

PEM-207

Export usage report fails on appliance

Fixed issue with export usage report erroring on appliance

19.5+

PEM

PEM-323

Appliance fails to send “Issuer not trusted”

Appliance was not sending “Isser not trusted” correctly.

19.5+

Client

PEM-196

Ability to configure locker service through

Locker service can be configured as a local user different than user

17.5+

Client

PEM-287

Client crash during MSAL logon

Fix of unique scenario where client crashes inside MSAL

17.5+

Client

PEM-296

Additional logs added to Create Support

Embedded-API and JFR logs automatically added when user

17.5+

Client

PEM-297

Discovery agent custom temp folder

Fixed issue related to discovery agent picking up wrong temp

17.5+

Client

PEM-311

DiscoveryAPI JVM

JVM configuration extended to configuration functions.

17.5+


PK Endpoint Manager Appliance – OS and Major Packages

For a full list of the packages included in your appliance, see the Systems/Packages page.

PKWARE Enterprise Manager Virtual Appliance

Package / OS

Version

Ubuntu

20.04.4 LTS

Dotnet-host

7.0.1-1

Dotnet-runtime

3.1.32-1

Apache2

2.4.41-4ubuntu3.12

Postgresql

12+214ubuntu0.1

Openssl

1.1.1f-1ubuntu2.16

Python3

3.8.2-0ubuntu2

PKWARE Software Checksums

 

New PEM Updates:

Type

Sha256 Checksum

Windows Installer

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Appliance Upgrade

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Appliance OS Upgrade

F66A291FB5D6C25E35E239B52AD94E9A057E3A810AD93380E2B42F02C042DF80

 

Base PEM VM:

Format

Sha256 Checksum

OVA

A7D372935FD5FFEDB21603355898C12E37562945D327B9FD608ED51865D44404
QCOW28B5474BDBE96BB9D0A00CE142BD0CAADA5FE2BC87CC82C74A47134AB42B0E5DE
VHDE2503B080E858F10DADBD340FD8B931535AE07D3DB9E7BA017C5C3121CBC816D

 

PEM Supporting Software:

Product

Checksum

PowerShell Azure App Helper (Create App)

C1D169C0B20980D4E7C80E883D149E345971F75CF6ED4DDFB5AFD7CC36802164

PowerShell Azure App Helper (Delete App)

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Elasticsearch 7.9.2

4170906335279E5697FCE15C8C8326AEAF8255FB442D9FE6C5A7527E150B5526

AdoptOpenJDK 11

6EB277A3E9305FDF380900D20F4EF7A474F13FDBC92F7709B57945F6FFDC80FC

 

PK Endpoint Agent (Archive Agent):

Platform

Checksum

Windows 64- bit

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macOS

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deb 32-bit

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deb 64-bit

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rpm 32-bit

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rpm 64-bit

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Linux Discovery Supplemental Package

218073F824DBD01C60237379079B7692D4B1D0FB39B62957E8317CA3DB80C2BA

aix bff

No AIX Release

sun4u pkg

4b478b84c04d7b9245a899a97e2169e8406e2d459acdaa6a4fdf41c826e423af

i86pc pkg

dc948858a8eb9645e748682995ddf4c33338862fc15eec775a49088a34f4e52a


Windows Deployment JSONs:

Type

Checksum

Upgrading from 16.9 or newer

25D6A60342366936D018B12077398564476CA9BEE1693DD40069A3F162685B5E

Upgrading from 16.8 or older

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Outlook Add-in PK Secure Email:


Transparent Server and Desktop Agent (TDE)

Download

Checksum

DesktopTDE 64- bit

92ECB203998AA42DA0A9D059D6B69DB1A59D949602203903E30DA9EAB61F69AD

DesktopTDE 32- bit

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TDE 64-bit

20C7E297A4218993AF3E143090CB85515820A1D6C09AB3B4C7F2C546754CD66E

TDE 32-bit

C5B295880B373E7C2362A66419C1519888E9C6F2076CB7A0A116EB3934CB438A

 

Classification

Installers

Checksum

Boldon James Manual Installer


PKWARE Bundled Installer

B832A7516E2E83915E9FE9753D0793BAD0CC7B5C84953012B89445FBB8296CB7


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Questions and Support

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