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5.3.1 Release Notes (March 2021)

Application Control Policies

Using Application Control policies, an SOC admin or an IT admin can create policies to control the use of specific applications on their end users' machines, or endpoints. Using Observe or Enforce mode, you can select the applications to allow and deny users from executing on their machines. Application Control activities are displayed on the Activity Monitoring page. For details, see About Application Control

Applications for Resources

An application is a logical grouping of Resources that you create based on certain criteria, such as the service, account, or tags assigned to resources. Grouping your Resources in an Application allows you to view open incidents by risk score, so you can prioritize critical issues for analysis and remediation, instead of chasing issues against the entire infrastructure. For details, see About Applications

Resource Risk

On the Resources page, the Risk column and details modal provides the Resource's risk score and allows you to investigate resources based on your priorities. Click the Risk score (Low: 1-3, Medium: 4-6, High: 7-9) to See Risk Details in the Cloud Card. Filter the table by Risk Type for Low, Medium, and High risk resources. For details, see About Resources


Vulnerability Assessment for Docker and Kubernetes

When you configure your Vulnerability Scan, you will select if you want to scan Container Images or VM instances. Vulnerability scans now support Docker and Kubernetes. For details, see About Vulnerability Scans

Vulnerability Policy Management

Use Vulnerability Policies to create Vulnerability Scans to scan your Container Images and VMs. To manage your Vulnerability Policies, go to Policy > Vulnerabilities. For details see, Vulnerability Policy Page

Vulnerability Cloud Cards for Container Images and VMs

Vulnerability Cloud Cards now provide details for container images and VMs. Click the container image link to see more details in the Cloud Card. Click the VM link to see more details on the Resources page. For details, see Vulnerability Incidents

CWPP Workload Hardening

As part of Cloud Workload Protection Platform (CWPP), Skyhigh CASB helps IT and SOC administrators to periodically assess hardening benchmarks for cloud workloads, so that they continue to meet all compliance requirements. Workload hardening involves making changes to secure the system, such as keeping installed software up-to-date, securing the file system, remediating network misconfigurations, and more. For details, see About Workload Hardening

Cloud Security Advisor - New Metrics

When Skyhigh CASB adds metrics to the Cloud Security Advisor Checklist, they display the label New. Skyhigh CASB gives you 90 days to act on the suggestions for the new metric before it is added to your score. For details, see Cloud Security Advisor Checklist

IP Allow Lists now Support CIDR Formatting

Administrators and User Managers can create IP Allow Lists, which allow access to Skyhigh CASB from a defined list of IP addresses only. IP Allow Lists now support CIDR formatting. For details, see Create an IP Allow List

Download Anomaly Activities

The Anomaly Cloud Card allows you to download the activities associated with Anomalies in the CSV file. For details, see Anomaly Cloud Card

Revoke Collaboration for External Users in Office 365 Groups

Skyhigh CASB supports the bulk remediation for Office 365 groups such as OneDrive and SharePoint. Now, these Office 365 groups can revoke collaboration for external users. For details, see Revoke Collaboration for External Users.

Salesforce Spring 2021 Support  

Skyhigh CASB v5.3.1 will support Salesforce Spring 2021. For details on the latest or previous release versions of supported CSPs, see Supported Versions of Structured Apps

Reverse Proxy Certificate Expiration Notification

If the reverse proxy certificate of your cloud service instance is expired or about to expire, then Skyhigh CASB sends email notifications to the tenant administrator and MVISION Cloud Support. The email notifications alert you to renew the proxy certificate. For details, see Reverse Proxy Certificate Expiration Notification.

Executive Summary Risk Dashboard and Role Deprecated

The Executive Summary Risk Dashboard has been deprecated. It is superseded by the Cloud Security Advisor for all metrics around Skyhigh CASB features and risk calculations for your deployment. For details, see About Cloud Security Advisor

The Executive Summary RBAC role is also deprecated. Instead, make an Executive user Read Only.

For information on updated RBAC roles, see About User Roles and Access Levels

Policy Templates Page Last Updated Date Column

On the Policy Templates page, the Last Updated Date column displays the date that the Policy Template was last updated. Sort the column in descending order to find newly added Policy Templates. For details see Policy Templates Page

Clone a User

On the User Management page, when you create a new user, you can start with an existing user account and clone it. This creates a new account with exactly the same settings. For details, see Clone a User.  

MITRE Dashboard Supports New Incident Types

The MITRE Dashboard now supports the new incident types such as File Integrity Incident, Image Hardening, Malware Policy Violation, and Shadow/Web DLP. The Incident Types are mapped with the techniques and tactics in the MITRE Dashboard. For details, see About the MITRE Dashboard.

Office 365 Non-Admin API Access

You can integrate Office 365 API with Skyhigh CASB using the Non- Administrator role. For details, see Office 365 API Integration Prerequisites

User Management APIs

Skyhigh CASB Security Administrators manage users with APIs. The User Management APIs give you the ability to perform a wide range of actions to manage users. For details, see User Management APIs

Encryption as a Service (EaaS) Certificate Configuration

Skyhigh CASB provides Encryption as a Service (EaaS) Certificates to encrypt the data for the cloud services. For details, see Configure Encryption as a Service (EaaS) Certificate.

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