BeyondInsight for Unix and Linux 21.1 Release Notes
June 15, 2021
New Features and Enhancements:
Added new certificate management section, certificate grid.
Added certificate details view.
Added certificate management to API.
Added signing request action.
Added certificate authority management.
Added server and client key management.
Added option to disable BIUL cert authority.
Included imported authorities in trust pool.
Modified Solr install action to use imported certificates if applicable.
Added deploy certificates action to Solr to update certificates.
Added Solr adoption to establish communication with BIUL.
Updated Solr server assignment action to use imported certificates if applicable.
Limit Authentication Attempts:
Added API to unlock accounts.
Failed login attempts are now recorded.
Modified user model to include lock information.
Added unlock account option to console access.
Added configuration for account locking to settings.
Configured defaults for lock settings.
Credential Rules / Default Credentials:
Added ability to create and edit network rules.
Added ability to create host rules.
Added ability to edit host rules.
Updated actions API to make credentials optional.
Updated frontend to make credentials optional in wizard.
Added one-click profile action to Host Inventory grid.
Added credential rules to host details.
Added logic to determine default credentials for a host.
Added Network Rules grid.
Added Host Rules grid.
SSH Key Authentication:
Updated actions API to use SSH auth where applicable.
Added SSH key authentication for ADB actions, PMUL REST keys, PMUL actions, and Solr actions.
If no SSH keypair is present on startup, one is now created.
Added key management API.
Added SCP download feature to sshclient.
Added SSH key rotation action.
Added action to deploy SSH keys to hosts.
Added new SSH key management page.
Added ability to explicitly disable a key for usage.
REST connectivity on PMUL clients is now optional.
The policy landing page now displays an error message when REST connectivity is unavailable.
Extended Host Inventory grid paging options.
Added support for PMUL 21.1.
Removed PMUL Basic support from console.
Included both role-based and script policy on policy landing page.
Role-based policy can now optionally configure run user groups and working directory.
Resolved issue in which a Solr certificate was not generated when the name didn’t match the value in pb.settings.
Resolved issue in which the user menu was removed form first run wizard.
Resolved issue in which server startup did not always complete all required tasks.
RNS Primary servers now properly identify as license servers.
Resolved issues with menu and button transparency in session replay.
Resolved issue with duplicate hosts when scanning RNS for discovery.
Resolved issue with error messages displaying in timeout settings.
Resolved issue with error messages displaying in ACA configuration.
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