2019 Release History

Bug Fixes and UI Improvements (2019-12-13)

  • Improved error messaging that displays when attempting to create a Deployment without a Plan.

  • Fixed an issue that caused the Insights Collection Interval to unexpectedly default to 86400 seconds (one day) and enforce a minimum limit of 300 seconds (5 minutes) without the user's knowledge.

  • Improved the Jamf Protect agent's ability to monitor the XProtect version on Mac computers.

  • Fixed an issue that caused a deadlock when HTTP communications with the Jamf Protect agent would fail.

New Analytics and UI Improvements (2019-12-10)

New Built-In Analytics

New built-in Analytics have been added that monitor the following activities on Mac computers:

  • Gatekeeper blocking activities

  • Malware Removal Tool (MRT) activities

  • Google Chrome, Safari, and Firefox browser exploitation activities

  • Commands that create a shell with a reverse network connection

  • PLIST files disguised as Apple

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that caused text to overlap in the Computers tab.

  • Fixed an issue that caused the Bluetooth Sharing Disabled Insight to display an inaccurate status.

  • Fixed an issue that caused login errors in Safari when using a passwordless authentication method.

1.0.2.76 (2019-11-25)

1.02.76 is the first Jamf-branded release of Jamf Protect (formerly GamePlan), an enterprise security solution for Mac. Jamf Protect agent 1.02.76 includes the following enhancements and bug fixes:

Important:

Process blocking and data displayed in the Apple Security dashboard require the latest Jamf Protect agent (1.0.2.76) and computers with macOS 10.15 or later.

Process Blocking with Prevent Lists

Added the ability to create prevent lists, which allow for processes executed with a pre-defined hash or signing information to be blocked on Mac computers. In Jamf Protect, click Prevent to create a prevent list. For more information about prevent lists, see the Custom Prevent Lists section in this guide.

New Dashboards

  • Added the Apple Security dashboard, which provides additional visibility into Apple's native security tools: XProtect, MRT, and Gatekeeper. To view the Apple Security dashboard, navigate to DashboardsApple Security.

  • Added the Insights dashboard, which highlights how many computers are compliant or noncompliant for each Insight. To view the Insights dashboard, navigate to DashboardsInsights.

Bug Fixes and Other Enhancements

  • Made various improvements in the Jamf Protect UI to enhance functionality.

  • Fixed an issue that prevented users from sorting Plans by the "Actions Config" column.

  • Fixed an issue that prevented Jamf Protect from monitoring screenshot activities on macOS 10.15.