TAC Release History

17 June 2019 - PortSysTAC_19-5-31-13

New Features

  • Added support to output access logs to Syslog.
  • Added ability to unlock IP addresses or user logins locked after failed authentication attempts.
  • Added option to enable keep-alive for session when application is opened in a browser, but no user activity is happening.

Enhancements & Improvements

  • Stability improvements for client SSL handling.
  • TAC CS improvements in RDP connection handling.
  • TAC CS VPN stability improvements.
  • Improvement in TAC session data synchronization between TAC array members.
  • Array stability improvements.
  • Improved compatibility of VPN connections in Windows 2016 and 2019 domain level.
  • Added ability check software version mismatch between array nodes during apply configuration.

Fixes:

  • Resolved OAuth compatibility issue with TAC Client Services.
  • Fixes for Access Policy generation

14 March 2019 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1903-908

New Features

  • Added support of Google Authenticator and Microsoft Authenticator apps (or other TOTP/HOTP apps) as 2FA provider in TAC.
  • Added application template for Microsoft Dynamics CRM.
  • Added ability to specify attribute name when extracting user ID from client SSL certificate.
  • Added file exchange support into HTML5 client for RDP.

Enhancements & Improvements

  • Improvement in TAC session data synchronization between TAC array members.
  • Better support of IE in Compatibility View/Enterprise mode.
  • URL Translation improvement.
  • Access log stability improvements.

Fixes:

  • Fix for proper access policy evaluation for Global access policies.
  • Fix for HTTP POST requests when using SSO for certificate based authentication.

26 December 2018 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1812-1914

New Features

  • Added support of Expect-CT HTTP header.
  • Added support of SameSite cookie for TAC session HTTP cookie.
  • Ability to use arbitrary SSL client certificate when connecting to application server.

Enhancements & Improvements

  • Improvement in TAC RDP connection handling.
  • Improved TAC portal security.

Fixes:

  • Fix for incorrect URL handling.

18 October 2018 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1810-1111

New Features

  • Added brute-force protection for ADFS plain text authentication when Office 365 is used.
  • Deeper customization of site authentication sequence.
  • Added hardware ID check into TAC policy engine.
  • Added support for cross-domain session sharing.
  • Added full support of Export\Import of TAC configuration.
  • Added support of Remote Application for HTML5 client for RDP.

Enhancements & Improvements

  • TAC Session Monitor will show RDP connections which utilize RDP native proxy with proper user name and application name.
  • Stability improvements for TAC Client for Mac.
  • HTML5 client for RDP in RDP Application mode will prevent user from using CTRL-ALT-DEL keyboard combination to start custom application.
  • Custom credential login support added for RDP HTML5 client.
  • Ability to switch RDP native proxy mode RDP application to use RDP HTML5 client by pressing SHIFT key when launching the application in the portal..
  • When RDP application uses TAC Client Services as transport and TAC CS can’t be detected, “Skip” link is added to download page to allow user to fallback to HTML5 client for RDP.
  • RDP HTML5 client improvements.

Fixes:

  • Fix for SSO not working with RDP HTML5.

5 September 2018 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1809-319

New Features

  • RDP HTML5 Support. Browser based RDP.
  • Added support of pre- and post- login message pages in portal.

Enhancements & Improvements

  • Better support of external TAC configuration sources.
  • Added support of SafeLogin when Custom authentication is the only authentication provider at user login.
  • Stability improvements when importing configuration from external sources.
  • URL translation improvements.
  • Support of remote cursor in Chrome and FF browsers.
  • Out of box support of Kerberos SSO when site uses SSL client certificate as only authentication mechanism.
  • SSL certificate fallback logic improvements.  
  • RDP HTML5 client improvements: add support of bi-directional clipboard, image quality settings, Windows keyboard shortcut mapping.

Fixes:

  • Fix for rare HTML 504 error.
  • Fix for random error in exporting device list to CSV.

17 July 2018 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1807-417

Pre- requisites:

This version and above require Microsoft .NET 4.7.2 to be present on the server prior to TAC installation.

New Features

  • Authentication support with multiple repositories in SSO. 
  • Added support of custom authentication provider that gives ability to implement authentication of users at web portal using customization code..

Enhancements & Improvements

  • URL handling improvements.
  • Integrated Windows Authentication SSO improvements.
  • SSO stability improvements.  

Fixes:

  • Fixed random SNI SSL binding errors.

21 June 2018 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1805-3121

Pre- requisites:

This version and above require Microsoft .NET 4.7.1 to be present on the server prior to TAC installation.

New Features

  • New Citrix XenApp 7.x publishing template. 
  • TAC can be used as NetScaler Gateway in Citrix StoreFront configuration.
  • OAuth external authentication support.

Enhancements & Improvements

  • URL translation improvements.
  • TAC Authentication Policy GUI Improvement.

11 April 2018 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1804-1023

Pre- requisites:

This version and above require Microsoft .NET 4.7.1 to be present on the server prior to TAC installation.

Enhancements & Improvements

  • Stability improvements in publishing of farm of back-end servers.
  • Generic back-end HTTPS connection handling improvements, 
  • Stability improvements inSSL SNI configuration.
  • Firefox support improvements for TAC Client Services.

7 January 2018 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1801-1720

New Features

  • TAC API Support.
  • Added TAC CS support for MAC client.
  • Added support of Anti-Virus and firewall detection on MAC.
  • Support of HTTP-POST binding for ADFS publishing in TAC.
  • TAC CS supports to work inside Terminal Services environment

Enhancements & Improvements

  • SAML as Service Provider authentication improvements.
  • Better protection against scan bots.
  • Performance improvements in TAC Management Console.
  • Improved RDP  application error handling.
  • Minor TAC policy GUI and flexibility improvements.
  • URL translation improvements. 
  • Improvements in application log-off URL handling.
  • Improved File Access viewer in TAC portal and mobile devices.

Fixes:

  • Fixes for random array configuration failure.
  • Minor fixes for File Access and its upload and delete permission error in TAC portal.

18 October 2017 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1710-1522

Enhancements & Improvements

  • Better message in TAC Client Services, when client operating system is not updated to have required components

29 September 2017 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1709-2917

New Features

  • Added support for file content viewer for TAC File Access application.
  • Added support for file content viewer for mobile devices.

Fixes

  • Fixed TAC initial random activation errors after data storage setup.

21 August 2017 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1708-2111

New Features

  • Added support for RDP farm publishing. 

Enhancements & Improvements

  • TAC stability improvements.
  • Enhancements in controlling TAC application portal.
  • URL translation improvements.
  • TAC CS stability improvements.

Fixes:

  • Fixes for RDP application publishing.
  • Fixed issue when policy activation fails because of incorrect data structure.

31 July 2017 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1707-3113

New Features

  • Added support of SAML encryption and SAML request signature.
  • Added enhancements to TAC license usage on TAC dashboard.
  • Added support for new HTTP security headers.

Enhancements & Improvements

  • TAC stability improvements.
  • Improvements in TAC portal.
  • Improvements in TAC File Access. 

Fixes:

  • Fixes for Outlook Autodiscover publishing.

29 June 2017 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1706-2823

Enhancements & Improvements

  • Portal security improvements.
  • Syslog improvements. 
  • TAC CS improvements to support setup on Windows systems with DLL conflicts with existing software.
  • new TAC array feature to support for Disaster Recovery setup.
  • Detection of system reboot requirement after VPN application is added. 
  • improvements in session handling options in TAC.
  • Support of wildcard application specific host names.
  • URL translation improvements.
  • SSO improvements.
  • Improvements in HAT engine.

Fixes:

  • Fixes for incorrect URL rendering.

31 May 2017 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1705-3022

Enhancements & Improvements

  • Added Exchange 2016 publishing template.
  • Support of publishing of PingFederate SSO aware applications.
  • Added support of OAuth2 in ADFS publishing.
  • TACCS stability and security improvements.
  • URL translation improvements. 
  • Support of IE with disabled Add-Ons for RDP connection start.
  • SSO improvements that could lead to random authentication errors when 401 HTTP authentication was used.
  • TAC GUI improvements. 
  • Improvements of TAC mobile page used for device access control.
  • Improvements in TAC policy engine.
  • Updated TAC Mobile for Android. To support new TAC policy changes.

Fixes:

  • Fixes for failed reports generation in SharePoint.
  • Fixes for iOS security change.

17 April 2017 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1704-1713

Enhancements & Improvements

  • Updated TAC Mobile for Android. To support new TAC policy changes.
  • TAC policy extension. Added 2 new functions. Allows to check if app is present on Android device and also check its version number:
  • RDP applications have control of default communication transport

Fixes:

  • Fixes for incorrect URL translation when URLs used in body of HTTP request.

22 March 2017 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1703-2123 

Requirements:

  • This version and above require "PortSys TAC-GEO v 2.0" to be installed on the server.

Enhancements & Improvements:

  • Added new property in Policy to be able to check if policy is evaluated for the list of applications in Applications Portal.
  • Added ability to copy applications using clipboard.
  • New configuration option in SSO engine to support passing login name only during SSO.
  • Added ability to copy Correlation ID on error page.
  • Improved policy tracing message in Event log.
  • Minor improvements in HAT engine.

Fixes:  

  • Fix for RDP not working on Mac.

24 February 2017 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1702-2319 (Release Candidate)

Requirements:

  • This version and above require "PortSys TAC-GEO v 2.0" to be installed on the server.

Enhancements & Improvements: 

  • New setting to control if folder tiles should display application names in it in Site properties.
  • Portal favorites security improvements. Favorites will not be available when authentication is not enabled in TAC site.
  • Security improvements. TAC will respond with 502 HTTP error when site is accessed using IP address to prevent site’s host name disclosure.

11 February 2017 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1702-1021

Enhancements & Improvements: 

  • SSO improvements. Prevented random hang when Negotiate (Kerberos) was used.
  • Device Management stability improvements.
  • Improvements in HAT engine.

3 February 2017 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1702-316

Enhancements & Improvements: 

  • Security enhancements to check and verify default password is changed and account lockout policy is configured.

2 February 2017 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1702-121

Enhancements & Improvements: 

  • Added client IP and IP Geo-location information in Session Monitor.
  • Extended HTTPS site settings to allow redirect of all requests to HTTP site.
  • Added new setting in Session tab to allow session sharing between HTTP and HTTPS sites.
  • Application settings. Changed “Portal URL” to “Start URL” label in Portal tab.

1 February 2017 - PortSysTAC_2-6-1701-3121

Fixes:  

  • Fixed issues in URL re-writing