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New version of vasidmap released

Tue, 19 Aug 2014

Now supports newer versions of GCC. Updates to vas-samba-config to better configure samba based on installed binaries.

—Jayson Hurst

apache

New versions of mod_auth_vas available

Mon, 14 Jul 2014

New mod_auth_vas versions 3.6.8.2 and 4.0.2. QAS API debug can now be enabled with AuthVasApiDebugLevel directive. AuthVasCacheSize and AuthVasCacheExpire can now be set in both the parent server as well as virtual servers. Various Bug fixes.

—Jayson Hurst

apache

New mod_auth_vas available

Sat, 9 Feb 2013

New mod_auth_vas 3.6.8.1. Fixed multiple build issues, as well as provided the framework to make mod_auth_vas backwards compatible with future QAS API changes.

—Jayson Hurst

apache

mod_auth_vas 4.0.1 available

Wed, 3 Oct 2012

mod_auth_vas 4.0.1 is compatible with the new Apache 2.4 API. MAV 4.0 is taking advantage of the new httpd 2.4 API which allows for access control to only be ran on internal requests with configurations that are distinct from that of the intial request. It also includes new Require authorization directives ad-group and ad-dn. It also include a new directive AuthVasProvider which takes a list of providers that support password authentication.

—Jayson Hurst

openssh

Quest OpenSSH no longer being maintained

Wed, 18 Jul 2012

Quest Software has no plans to update its OpenSSH packages to a newer OpenSSH version. The functionality that was being provided by Quest Software's OpenSSH packages (Notably GSSAPI authentication) are now available in most operating systems vendor packages of OpenSSH. Quest will continue to maintain its current released version of Quest OpenSSH.

—Jayson Hurst

putty

Quest PuTTY no longer being maintained

Tue, 5 Jun 2012

Quest Software is no longer maintaining its own release of PuTTY. The functionality that was being provided by Quest Software's PuTTY packages are now included in the latest releases of Simon Tatham's PuTTY, making Quest PuTTY obsolete.

—Jayson Hurst

samba

Quest vasidmap 1.2.4 released

Mon, 21 May 2012

New Samba id mapper packages are available. This release includes several bug fixes to the vasidmap-status, vas-samba-config scripts and support for Samba 3.6 idmap backend parameters. See the Changelog for a full list of changes.

—Jayson Hurst

sudo

Quest Sudo no longer being maintained

Tue, 17 Apr 2012

With the introduction of sudo plugins in Sudo 1.8, all of the functionality that was being provided by Quest Software's sudo packages has now been added to the vas_sudo plugin. This plugin is provided as part of the QAS 4.0.3 release and is compatible with Sudo 1.8 and up.

—Jayson Hurst

openssh

Quest openSSH 5.2p1 q17 released

Mon, 28 Nov 2011

A new release of Quest SSH is available, version q17. Fixes multiple issues.

—Seth Ellsworth

sudo

Quest Sudo 1.7.6p1q2 released

Tue, 9 Aug 2011

A new release of Quest Sudo is available, version 1.7.6p1q2. Fixes error messages when processing cross forest/unresolvable groups.

—Seth Ellsworth

sudo

Quest Sudo 1.7.6p1q1 released

Mon, 18 Jul 2011

A new release of Quest Sudo is available, version 1.7.6p1q1. Brings this up to date with upstream, and fix issues with VAS 3.5/QAS 4.0 library linking.

—Seth Ellsworth

dnsupdate 1.3.5 packages for Mac OS X

Thu, 3 Feb 2011

A new release of Quest dnsupdate for Mac OS X is available. It fixes a crash when handling long host or DNS names.

—Ted Percival

openssh

New OpenSSH packages

Wed, 15 Dec 2010

New OpenSSH packages are available.

—Seth Ellsworth

samba

Quest vasidmap 1.2.2 released

Tue, 31 Aug 2010

New Samba id mapper packages are available. This release includes several bug fixes to the vas-samba-config script and support for Mac OSX. See the Changelog for a full list of changes.

—Jayson Hurst

sudo

Quest Sudo 1.7.2p7q1 released

Sun, 27 Jun 2010

A new release of Quest Sudo is available, version 1.7.2p7q1. Brings this up to date with upstream and fixes an issue with non-unix groups, and with sudo -l showing an error.

—Seth Ellsworth

dnsupdate 1.3.4 released

Mon, 14 Jun 2010

A new release of Quest dnsupdate is available. It fixes a crash when parsing some packets and improves support for Mac OS X.

—Ted Percival

sudo

Quest Sudo 1.7.2p6q1 released

Mon, 10 May 2010

A new release of Quest Sudo is available, version 1.7.2p6q1. Brings this up to date with upstream and fixes an issue with non-unix groups and mixed case group names.

—Seth Ellsworth

openssh

New OpenSSH packages

Tue, 13 Apr 2010

New OpenSSH packages are available.

—Seth Ellsworth

sudo

Quest Sudo 1.7.2p5q1 released

Tue, 13 Apr 2010

A new release of Quest Sudo is available, version 1.7.2p5q1. The focus of this release is to fix security issues with the previous release.

—Seth Ellsworth

sudo

Quest Sudo 1.7.2p2q1 released

Fri, 5 Feb 2010

A new release of Quest Sudo is available, version 1.7.2p2q1. The focus of this release is to bring in new features available from Sudo's 1.7 release series.

—Ted Percival