Identity & Access Management | Fortra

Welcome to Release Day 2023.4 

These pages are designed to give you highlights of the innovative new features now available within the latest versions of the solutions you rely on. The products you use on a daily basis fall within suites that solve similar business requirements. These suites fall into three major portfolios, Infrastructure Protection & Data Security, Intelligence & Automation, and IBM i & Additional products. This new structure has been created to build solutions that meet specific organizational needs, and ultimately create the best experience for our customers.

You'll notice a Fortra Release Rocket beside some release announcements, denoting a major release. Note that you'll still see timely bug fixes and minor releases throughout the year to provide you with the best usability and experience for your Fortra products. 

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The Latest From Identity and Access Management 

Fortra’s Core Security Identity Governance & Administration (IGA) solutions provide increased visibility into the access privileges of users, so you can better manage who has access to what systems, and when. Our solutions help simplify access management, access certification, password management, and privileged access management (PAM).  

Recent product releases include: 

  • Access Assurance Suite 9.5.1 
    • Access Assurance portal authentication and authorization enhancements 
    • Additional context provided when submitting access requests in Core Access  
  • BoKS Manager 8.1 (version update)  
    • New options have been made available in cadm to fetch version numbers for BoKS packages.  
    • A new ‘update-hash’ flag has been added within ‘boksrule –modify’ to re-calculate the hash value.  
    • Sudo -E and --preserve-env=list support has been added.  
    • New options have been made available in cadm to fetch version numbers for BoKS packages.  
  • BoKS Manager 8.0 (version update)  
    • Customized sysreplace.conf file overwritten by native package update  
    • Security enhancements:  
      • C-ares library upgraded to 1.19.1.  
      • Curl library upgraded to 8.1.2.  
  • BoKS SSH Client for Windows 8.1.0  
    • Updated to be based on PuTTYO.78 to use OpenSSL 1.1.1.t  
    • Added the ability for Bageant to automatically refresh its memory with newly added / removed certificate keys from the Personal Windows Certificate Store. Bageant does not need to be restarted anymore in order to be up-to-date with the certificate keys held in Personal Certificate Store.