Wickr Enterprise - Release Notes

v1.19.0 (1239)

released 12-09-2021
Platform Version
Desktop 5.92.8
Android 5.92.9
iOS 5.92.8
Release 1.19.0
Bot Version 5.92.03.03
  • added Desktop

    • Users can now edit their own sent messages.
    • Users can now select a specific application window to share instead of their whole desktop.
  • added Android

    • Users can now edit their own sent messages.
    • Added a participants list to the video conference UI to make it easier to see who is on your call.
    • If you’re the host of a call, you can now mute all other users from the participants list.
    • Design changes to the overall calling experience to accommodate these new features
    • Audio output is now defaulted to speakerphone when no external headphone device is present.
  • added iOS

    • Users can now edit their own sent messages.
    • Added a participants list to the video conference UI to make it easier to see who is on your call.
    • If you’re the host of a call, you can now mute all other users from the participants list.
    • Design changes to the overall calling experience to accommodate these new features
    • Audio output is now defaulted to speakerphone when no external headphone device is present.
  • fixed Desktop

    • [P1] Resolved an issue that caused the microphone to stall for up to one minute when starting a call.
    • [P1] Fixed a bug causing video of a user to still be shown when disabled by that user immediately after joining a call.
    • [P1] Fixed an issue causing loss of audio between certain users on certain calls.
    • [P1] Resolved issues with connection status on active calls.
    • [P1] Fixed a bug causing improper font rendering on some messages.
    • [P1] Fixes to support language and region selections, specifically French.
    • [P2] Fixed a client crash that was possible when recieving a corrupt account from the server.
    • [P2] Fixes to support language and region selections, specifically Russian.
    • [P3] Copy has been changed to read “Direct Messages” instead of “conversations” within the welcome message.
  • fixed Android

    • [P1] Fixed a bug causing the app to freeze when swiped closed and open from a notification on the lock screen.
    • [P1] WickrPro users are now listed correctly in the Contacts list.
    • [P1] Fixed a bug causing the app the become unresponsive when trying to change a password after an admin alters complexity rules.
    • [P2] Resolved an issue causing multiple link previews from a singular message to show out of order.
    • [P2] Fixed an issue around selecting multiple messages for copy/delete.
    • [P3] Fixed issues with crash reporting from the invite button on the Contacts screen.
  • fixed iOS

    • [P0] Download files now correctly respect file size limitations.
    • [P1] Fixed a password related issue blocking some users from logging into some SSO networks.
    • [P1] Fixed an issue causing the search UI to perform incorrectly when navigating back from Show All.
    • [P1] Fixed an edge case crash around messages with very low ttl.
    • [P1] The application can now correctly handle large files during upload and download.
  • fixed Admin & Backend

    • [P0] Fix crash when incorrect parameters are supplied.
  • known Known Issues

    • [iOS] An application crash can occur when a user refreshes connection after administration enables or disables Force WOA from the admin panel.
    • [Mobile] When MRK is switched to disabled in a security group users it is not correctly presented as a recovery option to users to previously had one when the feature was enabled.

v1.18.1 (1231)

released 11-16-2021
Platform Version
Desktop 5.88.11
Android 5.88.8
iOS 5.88.11
Release 1.18.1
Bot Version 5.92.03.03
  • fixed Desktop

    • [P0] Fixes added for room recovery issues.
    • [P0] Resolved an issue that could cause the Windows application to become unresponsive and require restart.
  • fixed Android

    • [P0] Fixes added for room recovery issues.
    • [P0] Resolved issue that could cause messages to not be recalled as expected in some situations.
  • fixed iOS

    • [P0] Fixes added for room recovery issues.
  • fixed Admin & Backend

    • [P0] Fixes added for room recovery issues.
  • fixed Calling

    • [P0] Resolved issues causing participants to drop unexpectedly during calls.

v1.18.0 (1217)

released 10-19-2021
Platform Version
Desktop 5.88.9
Android 5.88.6
iOS 5.88.9
Release 1.18.0
Bot Version 5.88.06.01
  • fixed Desktop

    • [P0] Fixed a deadlock that could cause issues during restart of the application.
    • [P0] Long standing Windows lagginess issue has now been resolved.
    • [P1] Toggling a VPN while screensharing will no longer put the app into a bad state. The screenshare must still be restarted.
    • [P1] Resolved issue where clients could join video calls in some situations when disabled by admin.
    • [P2] Fixed an issue with the sort order in the “Add Members” dialog.
  • fixed Android

    • [P1] Fixed a bug related to the “disabled” state for the video share button.
  • fixed iOS

    • [P1] Fixed an issue where the “I dont have a master key” button could not appear on the recovery screen.
    • [P1] Fixed a crash that could occur when making a call or when a seperate user disconnected.
    • [P2] Fixed an issue causing improper theming when switching between dark and light mode during a call.
    • [P1] Fixed a bug that could cause failures in account creation in some circumstances.
    • [P2] Resolved an issue that would not allow scrolling to the final user name in the Invite Member page of the calling UI.
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  • fixed Admin & Backend

    • [P0] Added additional sanitation around sensitive information during error logging.
    • [P0] Fixed an issue with the startup order of services that could cause call start issues.
    • [P1] Resolved an issue that could cause high CPU utlization by the directory service.
    • [P3] Fixed an issue causing the RBAC role dropdown to be cutoff in superadmin.
    • [P3] Corrected path for federation related wickr commands.
  • fixed Calling

    • Latency improvements for probing transmission.
    • Reordering buffer improvements.
  • known Known Issues

    • [iOS] Very large files cannot be uploaded or downloaded.
    • [Mobile] When MRK is switched to disabled in a security group users it is not correctly presented as a recovery option to users to previously had one when the feature was enabled.
    • [Windows] In some specific situations Windows may have issues creating new calls in rooms after several previous calls.
    • [Windows] In some specific situatons a users video may continue to display after immediatelly enabling and disabling it from the calling UI.
    • [AllPlatforms] Previous DM conversations with users may disappear from the side bar of the application in certain circumstances when a call is ended by an iOS client.

v1.17.0 (1196)

released 09-07-2021
Platform Version
Desktop 5.86.8
Android 5.86.2
iOS 5.86.7
Release 1.17.0 (1196)
Bot Version 5.87.09
  • added Desktop

    • Additional client logging added for advanced troubleshooting.
  • added Android

    • Improved error messaging for various failure states.
    • Dark mode is now supported on the authentication screen.
  • added iOS

    • Screenshots no longer appear in full in the chat to align with Apple security policy.
  • added Calling

    • The maximum number of simultaneous calls is now configurable.
  • fixed Desktop

    • [P1] Resolved a crash that could occur when certain links were sent.
    • [P3] Minor fix for a situations where the cursor changed erroneously.
  • fixed Android

    • [P2] Resolved issue with adding phone numbers from certain locales as a user of the app.
    • [P2] Fixed a bug where certain properties were not sent correctly in device backup.
    • [P2] Audio of voice memos now correctly respects the BOR of the room.
  • fixed iOS

    • [P0] Corrected a bug allowing users to bypass biometric authentication in some situations.
    • [P1] Resolved an issue that could sometimes erroneously cause duplicate messages
    • [P2] Users are no longer able to reply to locked messages.
    • [P2] Audio of voice memos now correctly respects the BOR of the room.
    • [P2] Fixed an issue causing the unread message badge to not clear upon reading.
    • [P3] Resolved issue causing a network issue error message to be shown erroneously when a user joins a meeting.
  • fixed Admin & Backend

    • [P0] Fixes added to OIDC to resolve authentication issues in some environments.
    • [P0] Resolved an issue causing erroneous TTLs to be set in the database, this could sometimes cause incorrect behavior within the application.
    • [P1] A regression causing issues using ECC certificates has been fixed
    • [P2] Resolved an issue causing admins to be kicked from the panel after granting administrator privileges to another user.
    • [P3] Issues causing the wickr-calling command to fail have been resolved
  • known Known Issues

    • [Desktop] ECC certificate support currently does not work with Mac clients. This issue will be addressed in the general availability release. ECC certificates can currently not be used in the admin console.