GoAnywhere Agents

Learn more about GoAnywhere Gateway by visiting https://www.goanywhere.com/managed-file-transfer/agents.

September 2, 2021

Version 1.6.3
Enhancements
  • Enhanced the process that creates new connections to MFT to be more efficient.

  • Enhanced upload processing from Agent to GoAnywhere. Requires 6.8.4 or later.

  • Enhanced the processing when requesting a file/folder listing on Agents.

  • Enhanced Agent downloads to process requests on a separate thread, reducing the impact on the core client threads.

  • Enhanced the Agent upload/download file validation logic to be more streamlined.

Updates
  • Upgraded Apache Commons Compress library from version 1.19 to version 1.21.

  • Upgraded the Commons IO library from version 2.6 to 2.11.0.

Fixes
  • Fixed the reconnect logic to ensure we close the existing connection before reconnecting when a response is not returned in allotted timeframe when setting up the control channel.

May 27, 2021

Version 1.6.2
Enhancements
  • Enhanced the Execute SSH Task to support the alternate proxy host.

Fixes
  • Fixed an issue when sending very large messages to GoAnywhere. This was introduced in 1.6.0.

  • Fixed an issue with the isNumber function that would prevent '08' and '09' from returning true as a number.

April 15, 2021

Version 1.6.1
Fixes
  • Fixed an issue where using network share resource file path syntax within file transfer tasks would fail.

  • Fixed an issue where certain tasks and resources were not properly applying a connection timeout when connecting through a forward proxy.

  • Fixed the REST/SOAP resource and task default connection timeout to use a default of 60 seconds instead of 0.

March 2, 2020

Version 1.6.0 - Beta
Enhancements
  • Enhanced efficiency when sending messages to GoAnywhere MFT.

  • Added the ability to customize the Azure Blob Storage URL by adding an Endpoint Suffix.

Updates
  • Updated Apache HTTPClient from version 4.5.3 to 4.5.13.

  • Updated the Jackson Databind library from version 2.10.1 to 2.10.5.1.

  • Updated JNQ from version 1.2.6 to 1.3.6.

Fixes
  • Fixed an issue where Agent monitors could get stuck if there were communication issues with the server. This requires GoAnywhere MFT version 6.8.0 or later.

November 25, 2020

Version 1.5.0
New Features
  • Added support for Network Share resources within File Monitors. This also includes support for Network Share resource for agent transfers.

Enhancements
  • Updated the download/upload process to respond to keep-alive requests to ensure connection remains active.

  • Fixed an issue where the client would not reconnect in certain situations due to keep alive processing.

Updates
  • Updated BouncyCastle FIPS jars to release versions.

  • Updated End User License Agreement.

August 20, 2020

Version 1.4.2
  • Added support for rsa-sha2-256 and rsa-sha2-512 public key algorithms.

  • Upgraded Postgresql JDBC jar file from version 42.2.7 to 42.2.14.

  • Upgraded netty library version from 4.1.42 to 4.1.46.

  • Upgrade commons-codec version 1.10 to version 1.14.

  • Updated the JNQ Network Share API from version 1.0.2.br-1.1 to 1.2.6.

  • Upgraded log4j libraries from 1.2.17 to 2.13.3.

  • Upgraded JavaMail version from 1.4.4 to 1.6.2.

  • Fixed an issue where the processing of concurrent requests was limited to minimum thread configuration.

  • Fixed issue where input streams could be left open when error occurred.

March 18, 2020

Version 1.4.1
  • Added the ability to restrict the local address/ports used for outgoing connections to GoAnywhere.
  • Updated the agent connections to use different key loading process while in normal mode vs FIPS Approved Mode. Release 1.4.0 introduced a new global key loading process that could delay transfer connections when agent is installed on a system with slow entropy gathering.
  • Updated the task library to include fixes such as fixing Excel Password Protect task corrupting files, Retrieve Email task issue with Chinese characters in file names, etc, that were introduced as part of 1.4.0.
  • Fixed an issue where Agent job log messages were failing if the content was too large.

January 9, 2020

Version 1.4.0

Starting with version 1.4.0, GoAnywhere Agents require a minimum JRE (Java Runtime Environment) version of 1.8. If you are running on a Java version prior to 1.8, you must upgrade your JRE before upgrading GoAnywhere Agents to version 1.4.0.

  • Added the ability to specify an external location for config files when installing an Agent.
  • Added the ability to monitor FTP, FTPS, and SFTP locations on Agents.
  • Added settings to globally disable SSL/TLS versions and cipher suites for both server and client connections across the entire product.
  • Added new global SSL/TLS security configuration options to enforce server certificate validation.
    • Added a new verification check for X.509 CA certificate Basic Constraints.
    • Added support for Certificate Revocation Lists (CRLs) verification for all SSL/TLS connections.
    • Implemented new certificate extended key usage validation for server authentication and for email encryption and signature certificates.
    • Added a date validity check to ensure certificates are valid and not expired.
  • Added support for Software Identification (SWID) tag.
  • Added the ability to run Agents in FIPS 140-2 Compliance mode.
  • Upgraded the embedded Apache Derby database from version 10.12.1.1 to version 10.14.2.0.
  • Upgraded PostgreSQL JDBC library from version 9.4.1212 to 42.2.7.
  • Upgraded the Apache HTTP Client libraries from version 4.5.2 to 4.5.3.
  • Upgraded Jackson Databind, Core, and Annotations libraries from 2.9.9 to 2.10.1.
  • Upgraded the Netty network application framework library from version 3.10.4 to 4.1.42.
  • Updated the Netty network application framework library from 3.10.4 to 4.1.33.
  • Updated the Agents Virtual File system to exclude misconfigured and inaccessible folders.
  • Updated the AWS S3 libraries from version 1.11.14 to version 1.11.631.

June 12, 2019

Version 1.3.2
  • Added an option to configure the max threads for the Agent Project runtime.
  • Added an option to configure the max threads for the Agent Monitor runtime.

 

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