Original Publication Date: 06/27/2017
Version 3.0.0 of the F5 Access for Android devices is now available. The download is available from the app store for your device.
For a comprehensive list of documentation that is relevant to this release, refer to the following page:
|498040||Previously, when a session was closed, F5 Access cleared persistent cookies. F5 Access no longer clears persistent cookies when the session is closed.|
|517367||An Edge Client configuration created in version 2.0.4 or earlier would no longer auto-reconnect after the client was upgraded To version 2.0.6 or later. This issue has been fixed, and no longer occurs on F5 Access 3.0.0.|
|517373||With some devices and applications, F5 Access closes the tunnel when a GPS application starts a location search. this has been fixed.|
|579559||Previously, Network Access always fell back to a TLS connection even if DTLS was configured when connecting to some hardware platforms. Network Access no longer falls back to TLS.|
|451826||When Edge Client uses split tunneling for traffic, after establishing a VPN connection, all DNS queries are sent to the VPN-configured enterprise DNS server.|
|504685||F5 Access does not change to the Reconnecting state if the GTM server is down. Load balancing with GTM doesn't work.|
|624395||The web logon screen might disappear after a user sends F5 Access to the background after entering an RSA SecurID software token PIN.|
|553811||On Android 6.0.0, in a Google for Work profile, the user cannot select a certificate from the system credential storage. As a workaround, install the client certificate to F5 Access internal certificate storage. Choose Certificates, tap the "+" button and choose "Install from SD card". The certificate file must be available in the Google for Work profile storage.|
|555767||On Android 6.0.0, F5 Access cannot send a diagnostics report using the Gmail app in a Google for Work profile. The Gmail app shows the erro "Can't attach empty file". As a workaround, go to Settings > Apps > Gmail (work profile) > Permissions and enable the "Storage" permission.|
|617631||When Always-On VPN Mode is enabled, a VPN connection is established, and a Network Access resource is configured to use split tunneling, resources from the split tunneling space can be successfully accessed using the managed application, but all resources outside of the split tunneling space cannot be accessed by the managed application.|
|620294||In Android 7.0 RC4, ciphers and SSLv3 are disabled for security reasons. AES ciphers must be enabled in the RSA Authentication Manager configuration in order for Dynamic Seed Provisioning (CT-KIP) to work on Android 7.0. For more details, see https://community.rsa.com/docs/DOC-45530.|
|634069||In most cases, when an Always-On VPN is disabled by the DPM (Device Policy Manager), the F5 Access VPN will be revoked if it is currently connected. In some corner cases, if F5 Access is not connected when, for example, the DPM enables Always-On VPN, but the connection doesn't start because of a misconfiguration, and the DPM then disables Always-On VPN, F5 Access won't be notified, and may continue to attempt to reconnect until the device is rebooted.|
|616957||If Always-On VPN mode is enabled for F5 Access by an MDM, and a force stop is done for F5 Access, F5 Access goes into the Disconnected state, and the user loses internet access through managed apps. F5 Access does not reestablish the VPN connection automatically. As a workaround, the user can restart the device to reestablish Always-On VPN mode. Another workaround is to disallow force stops in the MDM configuration, using DISALLOW_APPS_CONTROL.|
|617362||On some devices with Android 4.x, F5 Access Home screen icons might not get updated, and continue to show the older Edge Client icon. This is caused by Android issue 42921: https://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=42921|
|619106||On certain Android devices F5 Access will show 2 icons in notification area when connected to VPN. This behavior is by design.|
|629242||The RSA SecurID software token PIN setup might timeout if the user does not provide a new PIN within the RSA SecurID token interval.|
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