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The Edge Client version 18.104.22.168 is now available on downloads.f5.com.
Applies To: BIG-IP APM 16.0.0, 15.1.0, 15.0.1, 15.0.0, 14.1.2, 14.1.0, 14.0.1, 14.0.0, 13.1.3, 13.1.1, 13.1.0
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Features and enhancements in 22.214.171.124
- System Tray notifications replace Growl Notifications
- Edge Client for macOS now uses system notifications to indicate the VPN connection status replacing the Growl notifications, which were interruptive and displayed even when the main window was in focus. The new system tray notifications are non-intrusive and disappear once the VPN is connected.
Fixes in 126.96.36.199
The following issues have been fixed in this release.
|582348-2||Previously, the Edge Client for macOS displayed cookies not allowed error message when the virtual server is configured with DUO two-factor authentication and the option Remember me for 30 days is selected on the DUO logon page. With this release, the Edge Client accepts 3rd part cookies without any error.|
Previously, the Edge Client installation failed on Windows 10 with Korean Locale and Escort PC security installed. Now, this issue is fixed, and the Edge Client installation is successful.
|767609-1||Previously, on some Ubuntu Linux v18.04 systems, when you logged out from VPN after connecting using Firefox, the WiFi connectivity was lost, and the f5vpn process did not terminate. Now, after logging out from the VPN, the WiFi connection is not lost, and the issue is fixed.|
|773621-1, 773633-1, 773637-1, 773641-1, 773649-1, 773653-1||Fixed issues where the Edge Client log could expose sensitive information to local users. The sensitive data is now masked to resolve the vulnerability.|
Previously, the Edge Client system tray icon disappeared, when you changed the display resolution while Edge Client was connected. Now, this issue is fixed, and the F5 icon stays in place after changing the display settings.
Previously, when redirecting from a virtual server to another virtual server which is reachable only by a client-side proxy and has a different hostname, the request for detecting APM failed. This happened because the Client Type variable for the session created was IE instead of standalone and resulted in denying access to the user when the policy had a Client Type agent. In another scenario, when redirecting from a virtual server to an external 3rd party server, there is a delay in completing logon when the redirected hostname had multiple IP addresses.
With this release, the created Client Type session variable is standalone, and the issue is resolved.
Known issues in 188.8.131.52
The following are known issues in this release.
|681023||F5 endpoint inspection and F5 VPN applications are not upgraded automatically on OpenSUSE42.3 and SUSE Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2. As a workaround, with the F5 EPI or F5 VPN, download the linux_f5epi.tgz or linux_f5vpn.tgz in the platform's download folder.
|681281||On Fedora 26, after disconnecting from the VPN, the default route is not restored. As a workaround, disable and re-enable the network adapter.|
|683819||When the Edge Client is installed using the command-line interface (CLI) or Msiexec these configuration parameters are not installed properly:
|700770||With the Always Connected mode, when hosts and IP addresses are added to the exclusion list in the registry manually after the client is installed, they are deleted after the client is uninstalled. As a workaround, on reinstalling the client, add the exclusions again.|
|703874||If the VPN is connected and disconnected repeatedly, a user may fail to log on. Logon is retried automatically and eventually succeeds.|
|708922||Client-side proxy configuration is ignored after the VPN is established if the proxy configuration is deployed using DHCP option 252. As a workaround, configure client-side proxy information in IE configuration.|
|714043||NPAPI inspection host plug-in on macOS does not work with the latest Endpoint Security (EPSEC) update image because the policy server is not a part of the OESIS package as it is bundled with individual applications. There is no workaround at this time.|
|745315||Edge Client for macOS does not save the username and password in always connected mode if the username for the server changes after the initial login or if the user connects to a different server. The user has to enter the username and password each time to connect using the new username or to connect to the newly selected server. This issue exists even after having the Save password to disk option enabled.|
|745969||In always connected mode, VPN is not established if the Edge Client version 7.1.5 or earlier auto-updates to version 7.1.6 or later. This occurs because the Edge Client version 7.1.6 and above are signed with a new certificate, but the Stonewall service does not get updated with the auto-update and remains signed with an old certificate.
Uninstall the previous version of Edge Client (7.1.5 or earlier), and then install the Edge Client version 7.1.6 or later instead of an auto-update.
Import the new certificate into the F5FirepassRoot store of the local computer.
|753793||The customized logo on the Edge Client logon page for macOS is not displayed.|
|759640||When the user clicks on the Start new session link in the Session Expired/Timeout popup, the new session is launched but client-type gets detected as Full Browser.|
|787493||On Windows 10, when the DNS relay proxy is running, the DNS resolution does not work if system DNS and the Network Access DNS are the same and the traffic for DNS queries goes over the non-preferred network adapter.
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