Management Center 126.96.36.199 has been released on the BlueTouch Online download site. Once logged in with your BlueTouch Online credentials, you can download the image and release notes from the Management Center download page
Management Center 188.8.131.52 includes the following new features:
Management Center REST API - First iteration of a new REST API. You can use this API if you want to access Management Center without using the UI or want to trigger operation without using the UI.
Include Private Key Data in Device Backup - Allows you to include the private key data in the device backup. Select Network > Operations > Backup Devices > Include Private Data.
Sensitive Data Encryption - Generate a unique encryption key that is used to encrypt data in the system. Select Administration > Data Protection.
Manage Alerts - Allows you to manage the lifecycle of system alerts, including creating new ones as well as managing existing messages. Select Administration > Alerts.
Import Overlays from Director - Import overlays from Director as scripts.
Check Consistency Job Operation - Check the consistency operation on the policy grid as a job.
Web Application Firewall Enhancements - The following enhancements were made to elements of the Web Application Firewall (WAF) solution:
WAF Security Profile - XML Validation
WAF Security Profile - Editable Blacklist and Analytics Filter Rule List
WAF Application - User Notification Page
WAF Application - Allow Rules
Take Management Center Packet Captures - Enables you to capture packets of Ethernet frames entering or leaving Management Center. Use the #pcap CLI command.
Manage Blue Coat Subscriptions - The #subscriptions CLI command allows you to download data and view the current status of subscriptions. In 184.108.40.206, this command only supports the Application Protection subscription.
Security SSL Protocols Command - TLSv1.1 is disabled by default. The #security ssl-protocols CLI command enables you to manage TLSv1.1 operation.
SSL Mutual Authentication - This release supports SSL mutual authentication for users accessing Management Center.
Client Authentication - Set client authentication. Use the #security ssl client-authentication CLI command to manage client authentication:
Create URL List - Allows you to easily create URL lists. Select Configuration > Shared Objects > Add Object and select URL List.
Create Category List - A category list is a named set of URL categories that can be easily referenced in policy, allowing you to assign an allow or deny condition to all the categories in one simple rule, or reuse the list in multiple policy rules. Select Configuration > Shared Objects > Add Object and select Category List.
View VPM Policy Source (XML) - You can now view the XML policy source. Select Configuration > Policy and select the VPM policy (or policies). Click Editor and click the XML (UI Markup) tab to view the XML source.
Diff VPM Policy Source - The system now provides the ability to diff the source code of VPM policy.
Import VPM Tenant Policy from Source Device - A VPM Tenant policy object can be used to define the policy used in a tenant slot. Also, you can now add policy to the tenant policy object by importing existing VPM policy from a source device.
Import Policy from JSON, CPL, or VPM (XML) File - You can now import policy from the following file types:
Content Policy Language (.cpl, .bpf, .txt)
Export Policy or Shared Objects to Local Disk -
Export policy objects from the Policy or Shared Objects grid. The policy is exported in JSON format.
Policy Locking - A policy file is automatically locked as soon as a user starts editing policy.
Custom Reporter Reports - You can now customize every Reporter report. In some cases, these reports can take significantly longer to run than the standard reports.
Reporter Database Status - If you try to run reports and the database you want is not available in the Database: drop-down menu (Reports > Reporter), you can now retrieve the database status. Click Status to display that database's current status.
Reporter Report Permissions - When creating or editing roles, you can now set permissions to limit the Reporter report fields the role has access to. The choices you make limit the reports that users in that role are able to view and also preclude them from adding corresponding widgets to a dashboard. Select Administration > Roles > Reporter Permissions.
Upload Files to Management Center - Use the Configuration > Files page to add files to Management Center. These files can be used for various operations, including upgrading (images can be directly transferred from bto.bluecoat.com). All file types except .exe can be uploaded.
Job Action for Upgrading Managed Devices - Upgrade managed devices using the Install System Image job action (Jobs > Scheduled Jobs > New Job).
Send Email Notification of Job Results - You can now specify whether to email job results.
Ability to Group Table Data - You can now select Group by this field to group the table data in accordance with that column heading. Deselect Show in groups to put data into a plain list.
New Device Inventory Widget - Enables you to filter by device type and model or device type and operating system. To add this widget, select Dashboards > Add Widgets.
Assign Multiple Actions Per Permissions Object - When defining roles (Administration > Roles), it is now possible to assign multiple actions to a permissions object.
Blocked Log Details Report - The Blocked Log Details report displays a grid report of the access log fields for blocked requests associated with the selected database.
Birth Certificate Status - A line has been added to the output of the #show status CLI command to indicate the status of the appliance birth certificate.
Cancel an Image Download - Allows you to stop an image download in progress. Use the #installed-systems cancel-downloads command.
User Experience Improvements - This release includes improvements to dialogs, log details, and Reporter reports.
Filter by Tenant ID - The Configuration > Policy policy objects grid now allows you to filter by Tenant ID.
For details on these features, refer to the release notes.
Management Center customers who have been waiting for any of the new features listed above or those who want to take advantage of the new functionality.
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