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Safeguard Authentication Services 4.2.4 - Release Notes

One Identity Authentication Services 4.2.4

One Identity Authentication Services 4.2.4

Release Notes

June 2020

These release notes provide information about the One Identity Authentication Services 4.2.4 release.

About this release

Authentication Services extends the capabilities of UNIX, Linux, and Mac systems to seamlessly and transparently join Active Directory and integrate Unix identities with Active Directory Windows accounts.

Authentication Services 4.2.4 is a minor release that includes Resolved issues.

CAUTION: You must upgrade all Windows components on all Windows systems to Authentication Services 4.2.1 or higher before modifying the QAC (Quest Authentication Configuration) in Active Directory using Control Center from QAS 4.2.0 or higher. For more information, please see the KB Article 314330. .

Resolved issues

The following is a list of issues addressed in this release.

Table 1: Resolved issues
Resolved Issue Issue ID
vasidmap has been deprecated. For information on how to integrate Samba and Authentication Services, see Knowledge Base article 316264. NA

vgp/extensions file succeed DISA STIG V 71855.

235387

Smart card GDM configuration documentation was updated for NSSDB. For more information, see Configuring GDM for smart card . 234172
Mobile user's account is updated to reflect the PGID of the AD object. 233602

In workstation mode, the warnings 241 and 242 display as Info instead of Warning.

232957

Password changes as expected.

226692

Creation of /usr/lib/sparcv9 on a x64 system works successfully.

226240

ncurses/tinfo library works on SLES 15 on PPC.

225983

vasproxyd restarts on upgradeto 4.2.x.

225964

Mobile account does not permanently lock out. 225322

Users without access to a server are not allowed to change a password for the server.

224672
GSS-API calls are thread safe. 198732

Known issues

The following is a list of issues, including those attributed to third-party products, known to exist at the time of release.

Table 2: Known issues
Known Issue Issue ID

You must upgrade all Windows components on all Windows systems to Authentication Services 4.2.1 or higher before modifying the QAC (Quest Authentication Configuration) in Active Directory using Control Center from QAS 4.2.0 or higher. For more information, please see the KB Article 314330.

This was corrected in Authentication Services 4.2.1.

198991

Supported platforms

The following table provides a list of supported Unix and Linux platforms for Authentication Services.

Table 3: Unix agent: Supported platforms

Platform

Version

Architecture

Amazon Linux AMI

 

x86_64

Apple macOS

10.12, 10.13, 10.14, 10.15

x86_64

CentOS Linux

5, 6, 7, 8

Current Linux architectures: s390, s390x, PPC64, PPC64le, ia64, x86, x86_64, AARCH64

Debian

Current supported releases

x86_64, x86, AARCH64

Fedora Linux

Current supported releases

x86_64, x86, AARCH64

FreeBSD

10.x, 11.x, 12.x

x32, x64

HP-UX

11.31

PA, IA-64

IBM AIX

7.1, 7.2

Power 4+

OpenSuSE

Current supported releases

x86_64, x86, AARCH64

Oracle Enterprise Linux (OEL)

5, 6, 7, 8

Current Linux architectures: s390, s390x, PPC64, PPC64le, ia64, x86, x86_64, AARCH64

Oracle Solaris

10 8/11 (Update 10),

11.x

SPARC, x64

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)

5, 6, 7, 8

Current Linux architectures: s390, s390x, PPC64, PPC64le, ia64, x86, x86_64, AARCH64

SuSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)/Workstation

11, 12, 15

Current Linux architectures: s390, s390x, PPC64, PPC64le, ia64, x86, x86_64, AARCH64

Ubuntu

Current supported releases

x86_64, x86, AARCH64

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