Wickr Enterprise - Release Notes

v1.21.1 (1309)

Released 03-24-2022
Platform Version
Desktop 5.100.7
Android 5.100.6
iOS 5.100.8
Release 1.21.1
Bot Version 5.92.03.03

v1.21.0 (1276)

Released 03-15-2022
Platform Version
Desktop 5.100.7
Android 5.100.6
iOS 5.100.8
Release 1.21.0
Bot Version 5.92.03.03
  • added Desktop

    • Many error messaging improvements for unsent messages.
    • Privacy Policy links have been updated in all relevant locations.
    • Bot compliance banners (for moderator bots) will no longer persist once the users have acknowledged and dismissed them in a room.
  • added Android

    • Many error messaging improvements for unsent messages.
    • Privacy Policy links have been updated in all relevant locations.
  • added iOS

    • Many error messaging improvements for unsent messages.
    • Privacy Policy links have been updated in all relevant locations.
    • Bot compliance banners (for moderator bots) will no longer persist once the users have acknowledged and dismissed them in a room
  • added Backend

    • API now uses a pooled SMTP Implementation.
    • The invite code has changed from 6 to 12 characters.
    • Bot count is now separate from active user count in the UI.
    • Now correctly parses x-forwarded-for headers.
    • Invite code and username have been added to user config file.
    • Middleware added to verify that an appid correctly belongs to a user.
    • Superadmin access can now be restricted by allowedlist.
    • Make max upload size editable.
    • Support scoped client tokens.
    • Enable customizable admin login page
    • Added additional logging for Switchboard commands from MEP
  • fixed Desktop

    • [P1] Resolved an issue that could lead to users being unable to join a call.
  • fixed Android

    • [P3] Fixes an issue where the “New Profile Card” coachmark was not shown correctly.

      • fixed iOS
    • [P1] Fixed issue with calls sometimes rotating incorrectly.

    • [P1] Fixed crash that could happen when leaving rooms and groups from the Room Details menu.

    • [P1] Corrected situation in which Face ID could still be available when disabled from users settings.

    • [P1] Resolved issue causing users to be improperly sent to the sharing page when submitting a password after cancelling Face ID.

    • [P1] Fixed an issue with multiple incorrect passwords showing “Please check your internet connection” incorrectly.

    • [P1] Fixes an issue where enabling Force Open Access from the admin console could cause the application to crash.

    • [P1] Fixed crash that could occur when sending files.

    • [P2] Resolved an issue with inconsistent participant list sorting on calls.

    • [P2] Fixes an issue where the iOS call preview window does not disappear as expected.

  • fixed Backend

    • Invite email fixes for certain edge cases within Outlook.
    • Correctly uses provided security group when creating a bot, if none is provided it will use the default.
    • Correctly populates all calling control values for new security groups.
    • Correct default values for screen sharing, maxTTL, maxUploadSize.
    • Fix bug where security group timestamps were being incorrectly updated.
    • General enhancements and bug fixes

v1.20.0 (1262)

released 03-05-2022
Platform Version
Desktop 5.98.6
Android 5.98.6
iOS 5.98.5
Release 1.20.0
Bot Version 5.92.03.03
  • added Desktop

    • Enhanced troubleshooting information and improved logging.
  • added iOS

    • Enhanced troubleshooting information and improved logging around calling in specific.
  • fixed Desktop

    • [P0] Fixed critical calling issue when using call proxies where start call certs were not being handled properly.
  • fixed Android

    • [P0] Fixed critical calling issue when using call proxies where start call certs were not being handled properly.
    • [P1] Added protection for a crash that could occur when calls had ended after the user had backgrounded the application.
    • [P1] Added protection for a crash that could occur when displaying the security banner.
    • [P1] Resolved a UX bug blocking the @all option from showing with messages that are exceptionally large.
  • fixed iOS

    • [P0] Fixed critical calling issue when using call proxies where start call certs were not being handled properly.
    • [P1] Resolved an issue where users were unable to copy/paste emails from users contact cards.
    • [P1] Fixed a calling issue speicfic to Apple Airpods.
    • [P1] Resolved an issue where calls did not hang up as expected when initiated from another network.
    • [P1] Fixed a bug requiring users to clear browser cache between resetting SSO accounts.
    • [P2] Files now recieve a randomized name instead of only the iOS default name for ease of use.
    • [P2] Resolved an issue that erroneously allowed you to invite users already on a call to the same call.
    • [P2] Fixed a bug causing partially downloaded files to break after force closing mid download.
    • [P2] Fixed an issue causing inconsistent image file sizes between iOS and other clients.
    • [P2] Solved for a case where message edit could fail while in offline mode.

v1.20.0 (1262)

released 01-20-2022
Platform Version
Desktop 5.96.9
Android 5.96.3
iOS 5.96.2
Release 1.20.0
Bot Version 5.92.03.03
  • fixed Desktop

    • [P0] Fixes a crash on older ( 1.15.7 ) versions of OS X
    • [P1] Resolved an issue causing calls to fail on either desktop client when rejoining in some cases.
    • [P2] When a group convo name is changed it is now accurately reflected in the call banner for the group.
    • [P2] Resolved an issue allowing some users to be able to join calls unmuted even in a force muted call.
    • [P2] Resolved an issue causing errors sending messages when a user toggled appearance settings and navigated back to chat.
    • [P3] Taskbar icon should now correctly show the Wickr Enterprise logo.
  • fixed Android

    • [P1] Fixed an Android 12 specific crash that could happen in specific situations when a user clicked “Tap to Join”
    • [P1] Resolved an issue causing some links to not correctly show previews.
    • [P2] Fixed a crash that could sometimes occur during global search.
    • [P2] Changes to more accurately represent expiration time of messages.
    • [P2] Corrected resend message behavior for messages that failed only partially to send.
    • [P3] Resolved an issue causing images to take up extraneous space on the search screen.
    • [P3] The contact names of users are now correctly updated on all platform dashboards when edited from android.
  • fixed iOS

    • [P0] Addresses an issue where calls could continue to ring despite being answered on a secondary device.
    • [P0] An issue causing iOS devices to loop back to the sign-in screen when re-entering ADFS SSO credentials has been resolved.
    • [P1] Improvements to when the Connection Banner is shown.
    • [P1] Resolves a crash that could occur after an administrator toggled Force Open Access in the Admin Console.
    • [P1] Fixes an issue related to automatic logouts with ADFS accounts.
    • [P1] Fixes an issue specifically with iOS 15.0.x that could cause excess lag when sending video files.
    • [P2] Full names and avatars should now be displayed correctly for out of network users.
    • [P2] Fixed an issue where calling banner was not shown correctly in specific circumstances.
    • [P2] Wording on “Check Wickr App” screen has been changed for clarification.
    • [P2] Resend and Edit Message options in the menu for failed messages have been changed to show only in the correct circumstances.
    • [P3] Resolves an issue that could cause video files to play on loop in the background after first viewing.
    • [P3] Further clarified wording around missed calls.
  • fixed Admin & Backend

  • fixed Calling

    • [P0] Connection status algorithm improvements.
    • [P1] Fixes a client side crash.
    • [P1] Fixes a server side crash by adding additional checks.
    • [P1] Bug causing choppy audio playback on Bluetooth devices with Mac clients resolved.
  • known Known Issues

    • [Admin Console] Administrators are able to reset users without a temporary password, causing issues with desktop clients.
    • [Desktop] When Unlock Messages is toggled on @ icon notifiers are not always shown correctly when mentioned in chats.
    • [Linux] An invalid logo can be shown in message notifications.