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Systems Manager Agent Release Notes

Overview 

The Systems Manager Agent is used to enroll and manage macOS and Windows devices. Information on the recent changes, feature enhancements, or bug fixes included in each Systems Manager Agent release is included below.

For more information about the Systems Manager Agent, see this Documentation article.

Version 3.1.1

macOS

  • [Bug fix] Installing agent over MDM now automatically enrolls without needing any user intervention. 
  • [Bug fix] The agent installer will now install Rosetta 2 on Apple Silicon macOS devices, if it is not already installed. This allows Apple Silicon macOS devices to enroll in MDM and then push the agent without requiring user intervention. 

Windows

  • [Bug fix] Agent only enrollments no longer have a delay in initial sync with Dashboard. 
  • [Bug fix] Incorrect LAN IP reported via agent for Windows devices with multiple NICs.  
  • [Security] Various agent file privilege fixes. 
  • [Update] Reduced usage of the shared C:\Windows\Temp directory so there are fewer audit events generated. 

Version 3.1.0

macOS

Windows

  • [Update] New enrollment flow requiring network ID or enrollment string
  • [Update] Command line argument for 'ENROLLMENT_CODE' can be passed via the .msi installer
  • [Bug Fix] Active Directory enrollment when users password has special characters in password no longer fails
  • [Bug Fix] Active Directory groups now sync if they have special characters in their names
  • [Bug Fix] Anti-malware software no longer blocks Screenshot feature
  • [Bug Fix] Anti-malware software no longer blocks Remote Desktop feature
  • [Bug Fix] Uninstalling the agent now also stops the associated processes and services from running
  • [Bug Fix] Errors do not appear in logs if a target device does not have a wireless adapter (ex. Windows Server)

Version 3.0.3 

macOS

  • [Bug Fix] Support for Remote Desktop on macOS 10.13 (High Sierra)

Windows

  • None

Version 3.0.2 

macOS

  • [Bug Fix] Prompt for permissions when requesting access to Remote Desktop

Windows

  • [Security] Support updated UltraVNC server
  • [Security]  Executable signed with SHA-256 signature hash

Version 3.0.1

macOS

  • [Update] Update License Agreement
  • [Update} Support for Remote Desktop on macOS 10.15 (Catalina)
  • [Security] Resolved potential local root escalation 
  • [Bug Fix} Resolved Remote Desktop in read-only mode on macOS 10.14 (Mojave)

Windows

  • None

Version 3.0.0 

macOS

  • [Security] Executable signed and notarized to support new requirements in macOS 10.15 (Catalina) 

Windows

  • None

Version 2.0.0 

macOS

  • [Update] Delete local Screenshot after forwarding to Meraki Dashboard

Windows

  • [Update] Screenshot contains multiple display windows

Version 1.0.99

macOS

  • [Update] Remote desktop prompts for user permission

Windows

  • None

Version 1.0.98

macOS

  • None

Windows

  • [Bug Fix] Resolved failure to install when MSI launched in foreground