Documentation forKiwi CatTools

Kiwi CatTools 3.11.8 Release Notes

Release date: February 11, 2021

These release notes describe the new features, improvements, and fixed issues in Kiwi CatTools 3.11.8. They also provide information about upgrades and describe workarounds for known issues.

If you are looking for previous release notes for Kiwi CatTools, see Previous Version documentation.


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Deprecation notice

Type Details
SSH v1 protocol

As of KCT 3.11.8, releases no longer support the SSH v1 protocol as a device connection method.

Existing devices currently using the SSH v1 protocol will not be affected. However, new devices and new configurations of existing devices will not have the option to use SSH v1.

New features and improvements

Kiwi CatTools 3.11.8 offers new features and improvements compared to previous versions of Kiwi CatTools.

TLS 1.1, 1.2, and 1.3 Support

Kiwi CatTools now supports TLS 1.1, 1.2, and 1.3 for outgoing email from within the CatTools application, allowing for more secure connections.


New customer installation

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For information about installing Kiwi CatTools, see the Kiwi CatTools Installation Guide.

After installation, see the Kiwi CatTools Getting Started Guide for implementation and troubleshooting guidelines. The guide walks you through common configuration tasks to help you get up and running quickly.

How to upgrade

To upgrade from a previous version, see the Kiwi CatTools Upgrade Guide.


Fixed issues

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KCT 3.11.8 fixes the following issues.

Case Number Description
N/A The WoD client is not updated to the latest version.
N/A The KiwiCatToolsLicensor.exe application is not signed.
00671761 Cisco NXOS devices do not display an interface when a user runs the Report.Error info table report.
00617346 User cannot run the Device.Backup.Running Config activity on Aruba switches.
00581521 The Report.Version table activity does not display model information for Cisco switches in the stack.
N/A An incorrect version of KCT is displayed in the Error Log.
00466770 In the Licensor tool, there is a typo in the dialogue box after clicking Restart CatTools.
00610331, 00254843, 00642848 Pinging devices in the Devices panel results in no response.
00619527, 00609353, 00618237, 00618091, 00618091, 00639400, 00639400, 00608907 CatTools_Manager.exe does not properly manage all processes without administration rights, resulting in connectivity issues with the database.

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