Syncplicity connectors release notes

The following lists recent updates to the Syncplicity connectors.

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May 2019

DLP Connector 1.2.0

  • Introduced support for a new feature offering to enable customers to transfer only a part of the whole document to the DLP engine for scanning in order to perform the DLP classification of this document.
  • Added a new configuration parameter “syncplicity.das.dlp.icap.client.maxContentLengthToScan” to provide the option to specify the maximum size of the document content that is sent to the DLP engine, regardless of the total size of the document. For more information, see DLP Connector setup and management.
  • Added support for CentOS 7.6. The underlying CentOS operating system in the OVA distribution of the DLP Connector has been upgraded to CentOS 7.6.
  • Security improvements and bug fixes

April 2019

WOPI Connector 1.5.0

  • Fixed an issue causing inconsistencies when multiple users collaborate online on the same Microsoft Office file.
  • Security improvements and bug fixes

February 2019

Storage Connector 2.22.1

Release notes are located at Syncplicity On-Premises Storage Connector release notes.

January 2019

Storage Connector 2.22.0

Release notes are located at Syncplicity On-Premises Storage Connector release notes.

October 2018

Storage Connector 2.21.0

Release notes are located at Syncplicity On-Premises Storage Connector release notes.

April 2018

Storage Connector 2.20.1

Release notes are located at http://www.syncplicity.com/xStorageVaultReleaseNotes.

March 2018

Storage Connector 2.20.0

Release notes are located at http://www.syncplicity.com/xStorageVaultReleaseNotes.

WOPI Connector 1.4.0

  • Introduced support for a new feature offering called Customer Managed Keys, which integrates the WOPI Connector with an on-premises HSM (Hardware Security Module) to enable customers to manage the encryption keys used to encrypt their Syncplicity files in their on-premises StorageVault. In this release, we have verified compatibility with Thales nShield Connect XC and Gemalto SafeNet Luna Network HSM 7. Contact Syncplicity Support if you are interested in further information about this new feature.
  • For enhanced security, we have increased the length of the default Syncplicity encryption keys from 128-bits to 256-bits. Files uploaded from Microsoft Office Online or Office for mobile will be encrypted with this enhanced encryption key length, starting with this release.
  • Applied the Linux kernel patches to address the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities as reported under CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2017-5715 and CVE-2017-5754. For more details see:
    https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0012
    https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0007
    https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0014

DLP Connector 1.1.0

  • Introduced support for a new feature offering called Customer Managed Keys, which integrates the DLP Connector with an on-premises HSM (Hardware Security Module) to enable customers to manage the encryption keys used to encrypt their Syncplicity files in their on-premises StorageVault. In this release, we have verified compatibility with Thales nShield Connect XC and Gemalto SafeNet Luna Network HSM 7. Contact Syncplicity Support if you are interested in further information about this new feature.
  • For enhanced security, we have increased the length of the default Syncplicity encryption keys from 128-bits to 256-bits. Files that are downloaded by the DLP Connector can be decrypted with this enhanced encryption key length, starting with this release.
  • Applied the Linux kernel patches to address the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities as reported under CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2017-5715 and CVE-2017-5754. For more details see:
    https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0012
    https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0007
    https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0014

October 2017

Storage Connector 2.15.2.0

Release notes are located at http://www.syncplicity.com/xStorageVaultReleaseNotes.

Storage Connector 2.15.0.8

Release notes are located at http://www.syncplicity.com/xStorageVaultReleaseNotes.

August 2017

Storage Connector 2.12.1.0

Release notes are located at http://www.syncplicity.com/xStorageVaultReleaseNotes.

WOPI Connector 1.3.1

  • Switched from ntp to chrony for time synchronization.

DLP Connector 1.0.1

July 2017

DLP Connector 1.0.0

  • Repaired OVA image.

June 2017

WOPI Connector 1.3.0

  • Support for on-premises storage
  • Storage Vault Authentication supported only for Online Viewing and Editing with Microsoft
  • Documentation is available in documentation site.
  • Known issues
    • Save-as Copy and Create a new file produces an empty file and shows an error, we are working with Microsoft to resolve this.

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