Release date: December 29, 2015
These release notes describe the new features, improvements, and fixed issues in Serv-U 15.1.3. They also provide information about upgrades and describe workarounds for known issues.
If you are looking for previous release notes for Serv-U, see Previous Version documentation.
NPAPI is now deprecated in Google Chrome. This means Web Client Pro will not function in Google Chrome. As a workaround, access Web Client Pro using another browser.
New features and improvements in Serv-U
Serv-U 15.1.3 is a service release containing two hotfixes, described in the Fixed Issues section.
Serv-U 15.1.2 included the following new features and improvements:
- Improved SMTP configuration experience
When setting up an SMTP server, it is now possible to send test emails to verify the SMTP configuration.
- Security improvements
Serv-UServ-U now supports TLS 1.1 and 1.2, and also supports 15 new cipher suites.
- Redesigned Mobile Web Client and other design enhancements
The Mobile Web Client now comes in enhanced design, matching the general look and feel of Serv-U.Serv-U.
- Updated default web client settings
It is now possible to set up Web Client Pro as the default web client.
- Enhanced event management
New Serv-U event providing the option to get a notification when a file is moved automatically by the server.Serv-U event providing the option to get a notification when a file is moved automatically by the server.
Serv-U 15.1.3 fixes the following issues.
|872782, 864631||Case sensitivity issues occurred when configuring Directory Access rules.|
|n/a||An issue with LDAP public key authentication.|
|n/a||Memory leak occurs during LDAP authentication.|
|853136||An issue with the expired password change functionality.|
|868638||An issue with multi-line FTP responses for the FEAT command.|
|n/a||An issue with the possibility of SQL injection in the invitation link used by secure file sharing.|
|625348||An issue with the possibility of persistent cross-site scripting in file sharing.|
|n/a||An issue with the possibility of the injection of additional email headers using a crafter subject in an upload or download request.|
Serv-U 15.1.2 fixes the following issues.
|763731, 765938, 768311, 768259, 768486, 768508, 769372, 771679, 772752, 773216, 774310, 774439, 774937, 777095, 778641, 778805, 783276, 786698||Issue where it was not possible to upload files on Firefox version 36 through HTTPS.|
|691471||If a domain name contained an apostrophe, script errors occurred and it was not possible to administer the domain.|
|707591||Issue with quota limits not being respected in the File Sharing module.|
|723594, 755477||Issue with message prioritization in Serv-U could impair Management Console performance.Serv-U could impair Management Console performance.|
|727248, 745675, 786920||The "Allow users to use Web Client" limit was not respected on mobile devices.|
|734922, 768363||The event action message text could not be longer than 256 characters. The contents of the "To" field still cannot exceed 256 characters.|
|736619||Issue with partially uploaded files not being deleted over SFTP protocol.|
|-||Issue with uploading multiple files to Serv-U in Internet Explorer.Serv-U in Internet Explorer.|
|739414||When multiple LDAP servers were configured, only the first one in the list was used to authenticate users.|
|746987||When a user collection name had a leading or trailing space in its name, data loss could occur when users were moved to this collection.|
|766122||Email addresses which contained an apostrophe were not handled correctly by Serv-U.Serv-U.|
|785828, 791382||Database issues occurred after upgrading Serv-U to version 15.1.1.Serv-U to version 15.1.1.|
|797651||Timeout issues occurred when listing directories which had a large number of subdirectories and files.|
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