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Attila Security - Release v19.07.3

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  • GoSilent Client (GSC)
  • SilentEdge Enterprise Server (SEES)
  • Release Date - October 2019
  • About Attila - http://www.attilasec.com

Overview

This release contains all of the necessary features for the GoSilent Client (GSC) and SilentEdge Enterprise Server (SEES) to conform to the following NIAP Protection Profiles (PP):

  • Collaborative Protection Profile for Stateful Traffic Filter Firewall + Errata 20180314, Version 2.0e [FWcPP]
  • Network Device Collaborative Protection Profile (NDcPP)/Stateful Traffic Filter Firewall Collaborative Protection Profile (FWcPP) Extended Package VPN Gateway, Version 2.1 dated 2017-03-08 [VPNGWEP]

 

Security Features for NIAP

In addition to the NIAP security features that were included in version 19.02, the following security features were added to version 19.07:

  • FIPS-compliant algorithms
  • Verification of file system on boot
  • CRL checking during log shipping
  • Audit logging of security events

 

Additional SEES Improvements

The following improvements were made to the SilentEdge Enterprise Server (SEES):

  • Ability to operate as an on-premise OTA server
  • Active diagnostics (ping, trace route, DNS, NTP)
  • Support for service pack upgrades
  • Customer and license management
  • Fixed security vulnerabilities (e.g., potential for malicious code execution through web interface, removed default credentials)
  • Lowered the default MTU from 1500 to 1400

 

Additional GSC Improvements:

The following improvements were made to the GoSilent Client (GSC):

Active diagnostics (ping, trace route, DNS, NTP)

Factory reset via USB Streamlined certificate management interface

Security analysis and improvements to captive portal isolation

Fixed security vulnerabilities (e.g, potential for malicious code execution through web interface, captive portal sandbox escape)

Improved error handling (UI feedback) on certificate failures

 

Known Limitations

  • Wi-Fi cannot connect to an Apple iPhone or iPad hotspot with an apostrophe in the SSID. Work around: Change the name of your iPhone or iPad to a name that only has alphanumeric characters. Instructions can be found here: https://support.apple.com/en-ca/HT201997
  • LAN Wi-Fi range should be limited to a radius of 10-15 feet (size of hotel room)

 

Support

Please visit https://attilasec.zendesk.com or contact your sales representative.