Changelog for minor software releases



Code Title Date Created Version  
Improvement-246 The Rules Timeout parameter from the Filter configuration window moved to Configuration » General Settings » Anomaly Mitigation 2019-01-08 7.1-0
Feature-247 A new Route Distinguisher parameter in ExaBGP Connector 2019-01-08 7.1-0
Improvement-248 The term "Software Firewall" was renamed "Netfilter Firewall" to better describe the correct backend. The term "Hardware Firewall" was renamed "Hardware Offload" 2019-01-08 7.1-0
Feature-249 Packet Filter includes a new, high-performance stateless firewall named "Dataplane Firewall" 2019-01-08 7.1-0
Feature-250 Packet Filter can now use a DPDK-enabled Packet Sensor as a Capture Engine, in order to capture and filter packets on the same interface as the Sensor 2019-01-08 7.1-0
Feature-251 Packet Filter now supports DPDK 18.11 together with all the DPDK-related features of the Packet Sensor 2019-01-08 7.1-0
Feature-252 The DPDK Capture Engine provides a new Distributor Mode selector which allows distributing packets to specialized CPU cores using RSS, a custom allocator or a round-robin algorithm 2019-01-08 7.1-0
Feature-253 The DPDK Capture Engine includes a new Forwarding Mode selector which enables forwarding of packets in a Transparent Bridge mode, or by using IP forwarding 2019-01-08 7.1-0
Feature-254 The DPDK Capture Engine supports any Intel CPU microarchitecture after Nehalem although it is optimized for Broadwell 2019-01-08 7.1-0
Feature-255 The DPDK Capture Engine was completely reworked and optimized for >40 Gbps / >30 Mpps DDoS detection & mitigation on a single CPU 2019-01-08 7.1-0