Wickr Enterprise - Release Notes

  • latest Full Admin API! Documentation can now be found within the Admin Dashboard and is self-contained so no internet access is required.
  • latest Global Federation! More details can be found here.
  • deprecated iOS 12.3 and older are no longer supported on Wickr Enterprise version 5.81+.

v1.29.0 (1640)

Enterprise 6.4 Early Release Notes - Security Fix - Updated 01-25-2023
Platform Version
Desktop 6.x
Android 6.x
iOS 6.x
Release 1.29.0
Bot Version 5.116.8
  • fixed Backend
    • Security Updates

v1.28.0 (1559)

Enterprise 6.2 Release Notes - Updated 01-05-2023
Platform Version
Desktop 6.2.12
Android 6.2.2
iOS 6.0.x
Release 1.28.0
Bot Version 5.116.8
  • added Android

    • Improved logging for room state.
    • Updated Psiphon library.
    • Wickr will now sanitize compliance bot key data before trying to load it.
    • Updated some translations.
    • Updated usages of some deprecated code, such as icon tinting.
  • added iOS

    • New emoji cell layout
  • added Backend

    • Improved logging around message send and receive to track send time and decryption errors.
    • Added scripts to test the server’s ability to communicate with APNS.
  • fixed Desktop

    • Fixed an issue where some users could not send messages with the enter key.
    • Fixed an issue where starred location messages would not display in search results.
  • fixed Android

    • Added guard against updating compliance bot status/profile.
    • Added guard against loading invalid compliance bot key data.
    • Fixed a crash caused by an emoji change.
    • Fixed emoji header background color when using dark theme.
  • fixed iOS

    • Fixed an issue where group call views were not displaying correctly.
    • Fixed an issue where the app would auto quit when trying to add an invalid phone number under “My Account”.
    • Fixed a crash that could occur when attempting to join calls.
    • Fixed an issue with biometric authentication that could prevent a user from resetting their application.

v1.27.0 (1535)

Enterprise 5.116 Release Notes - Updated 12-21-2022
Platform Version
Desktop 5.116.10
Android 5.116.7
iOS 5.116.5
Release 1.27.0
Bot Version 5.116.18
  • added Android

    • Further dark mode theme updates.
    • Added support for immediately retrying connection on certain errors.
    • Keyboard now dismissed when showing smart dialogs.
  • added Backend

    • FriendFinder functionality removed.
  • fixed Desktop

    • Fixed an issue wherein the “Blue Globe” icon was not shown correctly for out of network users in some cases.
    • Corrected logic to respect voice memo upload limit as set by administrator.
  • fixed Android

    • Guards added against potential crash related to keystore.
    • Fixed device sync issue where QR scanner would remain active after navigating away.
    • Changes to websocket behavior to prevent possible application hangs.
    • Fixed a crash in TTL/BOR dialog when entering invalid characters.
  • fixed iOS

    • Resolved an issue with presenting the initial compliance active popup within a compliance network.
  • fixed Backend

    • Addresses a potential issue when downloading files from certain domains with the addition of a timeout.
    • Fixes a bug where two expirer jobs were unintentionally using the same internal feature flag.
    • Further switchboard rate limiting protection work done; to be enabled in a future release.
  • fixed Bots

    • Fix to fix occurrences of high CPU. Previously a bot client could get stuck runnin a high CPU until restarted. This would happen randomly and was caused by a timing issue in the client code.
    • Fixes to secure room and group conversation issues not saving and restoring correctly. Upgrades to 5.112 or 5.116.13 may break the visibility of these conversations.
    • Fix issue where errors shown in logs showing message not being saved to the database. This did not cause an issue with processing incoming messages, but could cause messages to be redownloaded from the server when the bot was restarted. This issue will only occur if upgrading from a very old version of the bot, like 5.62, to a newer version.
    • Fix issue where bots would not transmit in a SAAS Data Retention network when the data retention service is enabled.

v1.26.0 (1487)

Enterprise 5.114 Release Notes - Updated 11-17-2022
Platform Version
Desktop 5.114.16
Android 5.114.3
iOS 5.114.5
Release 1.26.0
Bot Version 5.112.13.02
  • added Android

    • Border around alt text buttons updated for accessibility.
    • Several improvements to Dark Mode.
  • added Backend

    • RabbitMQ version upgraded significantly to 3.9.13
  • fixed Desktop

    • Ensured links must start with https to be opened.
    • No longer create a problematic secondary start menu shortcut.
    • Small fixes to network retry logic to better support large rooms and network timeouts.
    • Resolved an issue where in some edge cases rooms would not display correctly.
  • fixed Android

    • Fixed an issue with the call permissions prompt on first login.
    • Resolved bug that would cause the emoji + button to disappear when refreshing quick actions.
    • Fixed emoji support on older devices and the emoji picker layout on tablets.
  • fixed iOS

    • Fixed an issue causing the login button not to work correctly on iPad with capitol letter usernames.
    • Fixed an issue that would occasionally crash the application when using search.
    • Fixed an issue where certain messages could not be read in some cases.