Kaseya Community Patch Release - 20 December 2016

  • Hi All,

    We have just released patch to production:

    http://help.kaseya.com/webhelp/EN/RN/index.asp#37983.htm Patch Release - 20 December 2016

    Critical Issues For Customers To Patch Immediately

    Virtual System Administrator™

    • New 'Deploy Agent URL' links display on the System > Orgs/Groups/Depts/Staff > Manage page. There is a link for each machine group listed on the Machine Group tab. The General tab displays the link for the organization's default machine group. (PT-285/SDP-1655)
      • You must click a 'Deploy Agent URL' link at least once to create its corresponding agent package on the Agent > Packages > Manage Packages page.
      • Optionally edit 'Deploy Agent URL' agent packages just as you would any other agent package.
      • Email a 'Deploy Agent URL' link to the machine users of that organization or machine group to prompt them to install an agent.
      • When a user clicks the 'Deploy Agent URL' sent to them, a new download page with a modern look displays. This download page is different from the legacy download page shown on the Manage Packages page. You can customize this new download page using a new 'Deploy Header' tab on the System > Customize > Site Customization page.
    • Added support for macOS Sierra. (PT-229/END-2005)
    • If connection with the KServer is lost during a long-running agent procedure, the agent no longer waits for the procedure to complete before attempting to reconnect. (PT-321/VAKF-1087)
    • Fixed an issue with the KServer when auditing an agent machine that either had too many applications or too many users, causing the KServer to run out of memory. (PT-271/VAKF-1120)
    • Fixed a Hermes 'StoredDocument Cleanup Task' issue that could cause SaaS servers to run-out of space. (PT-343/APPF-2002)


    • Fixed an issue with Antivirus scheduling not honoring the timezone offset set on the System > Preferences page. (PT-311/ATTWO-2122)
    • Fixed an issue that could cause the Antivirus client to fail and corrupt one if its components, when invalid scan exclusions were configured. (PT-306/ESR-496)
    • Fixed an issue where the Install Status was not being filtered for blocking issues in the Install Dialog. (PT-303/ATTWO-2124)

    BMS/Vorex Integration

    • For on-premise only, fixed an issue creating tickets using BMSi/VSA integration. (PT-299/VAKF-1320)

    Cloud Backup

    • Renaming an agent no longer causes the Acronis Cloud Backup website to show no machine found when Manage Backups is clicked for that machine. (PT-336/KCB-388)
    • Removed the "mc-" prefix from URLs to enable Cloud Backup to work with Acronis in EMEA. (PT-341/KCB-393)
    • If launching the Acronis Manage Backups window is blocked by a pop-up blocker, a browser alert now displays. (PT-328/KCB-364)

    Endpoint Security

    • The AVG client installed by Endpoint Security was upgraded to AVG 2016 (PT-323/ATTWO-1996)

    Non-Critical Issues For Customers To Patch When Convenient

    Virtual System Administrator™

    • Added support for Windows Server 2016. (PT-333/SDP-1783)
    • Fixed an issue with continuously-running tasks not being restarted after being updated. (PT-334/END-2091)
    • The agent version was updated to (PT-308/VAKF-1269)

  •  and  

    Agent versioning was requested in the Patch Release notes. This is now included going forward in the patches - this patch has agent version.