Deep Security as a Service release notes

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Deep Security as a Service is automatically updated with new features, enhancements and fixes. For new features, enhancements and fixes related to Deep Security Agent, go to the Deep Security Software page, select your agent version and platform, click the green plus sign and click Release Notes.

If you'd like to know what has been updated in the API, see the Changelog.

If you'd like to review release notes from previous years, see Archived Deep Security as a Service release notes


Date Type Release notes
Feb. 21 Enhancement Improved the heartbeat handling for AWS Workspace deployments when the workspace sync feature is not turned on for the matching AWS connector.
Feb. 21 Enhancement Added GCP information such as Instance ID, Labels, Network tags, and more, to Computer Editor > Overview > General.
Feb. 21 Resolved issue Sometimes when you attempted to add a GCP account, you were never redirected to the results page.
Feb. 21 Resolved issue The advanced search on the Computers page did not work properly when the criteria included "Version field" and the value was "N/A".
Feb. 21 Resolved issue Deep Security Manager sometimes failed to generate a summary report on Events & Reports > Single Report.
Feb. 21 Resolved issue When adding a relay, the wrong icon for GCP computer groups appeared in the navigation pane on the left.
Feb. 11 Resolved issue When the "Untagged" filter was selected on the dashboard, some widgets continued to display tagged items.
Feb. 06 New feature

If you are using metered billing and looking for a way to break out costs by individual cloud accounts we have made the Security Module Usage Report (Event & Reports > Generate Reports) available. This report contains a detailed breakout of consumption hours by cloud account. This data can be used to breakout the single Deep Security as a Service line item on your marketplace bill supporting chargeback to your teams.

Feb. 06 New feature

In a heartbeat, if the number of agent events is very high, they will be split under more than one "Events Retrieved" system event.

This feature is being gradually rolled out. For more information, see How are features released in Deep Security as a Service?

Feb. 06 Enhancement Added a progress bar to Administration > User Management > Roles > New > Computer Rights > Selected Computers to indicate the status of the computers list that's loading.
Feb. 06 Resolved issue GCP projects temporarily disappeared during syncs.


Date Type Release notes
Jan. 28 Resolved issue When Integrity Monitoring was enabled but Anti-Malware was turned off, a warning message would appear indicating "Security Update: Pattern Update on Agents/Appliance Failed".
Jan. 23 Enhancement Improved performance when image files are repeatedly downloaded to the browser.
Jan. 21 Resolved issue When adding new dashboards in Deep Security Manager, if you clicked "+" on the Dashboard and then pressed Enter several times in quick succession, multiple dashboards were created and the first dashboard lost widgets.
Jan. 21 Resolved issue Some agents on the AWS platform did not report valid BIOS-UUID, which caused a NullPointerException.
Jan. 14 Enhancement Enhanced the Relay management experience by providing possible solutions for the "Empty Relay Group Assigned" alert in the alert's description and removing the relay count for tenants that are using the Primary Tenant Relay Group.
Jan. 14 Resolved issue Agent-initiated activation failed for hosts with the same Virtual UUID when the "Activate a new Computer with the same name" setting was was selected on Administration > System Settings > Agents > If a computer with the same name already exists .
Jan. 14 Resolved issue When you did a search on the Application Control ruleset page, block rules were not returned.
Jan. 10 Scheduled maintenance Deep Security as a Service will be undergoing maintenance on Saturday January 25th, 2020 between 13:00 and 19:00 GMT. For more information, see Scheduled maintenance.
Jan. 07 Enhancement Added the "sproc" field to Syslog events, which displays the name of the event's source process. For more information, see Syslog message formats.
Jan. 07 Resolved issue If Deep Security Agent was up-to-date, the Deep Security Manager did not generate an "Upgrade on Activation Skipped" event.
Jan. 07 Resolved issue The column names in the CSV output of the "Security Module Usage Report" were partially misaligned with the data columns.
Jan. 07 Resolved issue In the Malware Scan Configuration window (Computers or Policies Editor> Anti-Malware > General > Manual Scan > Edit > Advanced and select Scan Compressed File) the Maximum number of files to extract setting could not be set to 0, meaning unlimited.