Release Notes for Build 59.8 of NetScaler 12.0 Release

November 2, 2018|Release notes version: 4.0
This release notes document describes the enhancements and changes, lists the issues that are fixed, and specifies the issues that exist, for the NetScaler release 12.0 Build 59.8. See Release history.

Notes

Additional Changes/Fixes Available in Versions

Version 4.0
Version 3.0
Version 2.0

What's New?

The enhancements and changes that are available in Build 59.8.

NetScaler VPX appliance

  • Support for vCPU-based perpetual licensing
    Virtual CPU (vCPU)-based perpetual licensing is now supported for NetScaler VPX instances. This licensing provides the computing power requirement of VPX on-prem and cloud customers. For each VPX model, existing NetScaler licensing editions apply: NetScaler Standard Edition, Enterprise Edition, Platinum Edition.
    [# 701340]

Licensing

SSL

System

Fixed Issues

The issues that are addressed in Build 59.8.

AAA-TM

  • The NetScaler appliance configured for NetScaler AAA rejects the authentication if both of the following conditions are met:
    • The client certificate authentication is used for logon.
    • The certificate revocation list (CRL) check fails even though the checks are configured as optional.
    [# 701206]

Analytics

Application Firewall

Authentication, authorization, and auditing

CLI

NetScaler SDX appliance

Unified Gateway

DNS

GSLB

GUI

Gateway Insight

Licensing

Load Balancing

NetScaler Gateway

NetScaler Insight Center

NetScaler SDX appliance

NetScaler VPX Appliance

Networking

Platform

Policies

SSL

System

Telco GUI

Telco URL Filtering

URL Categorization

Video Optimization

Web App Firewall

Web Application Firewall

Known Issues

The issues that exist in Build 59.8.

AAA-TM

  • The TACACS attribute or group extraction is supported only if the backend is Cisco ACS TACACS+ Server. For TACACS server other than Cisco, the attribute or group extraction is not supported. For more information, see https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX220024.
    [# 651719]

Admin Partitions

AppFlow

Application Firewall

Clustering

DNS

GSLB

GUI

Integrated Caching

Licensing

NITRO

NITRO API

NetScaler CPX

NetScaler GUI

NetScaler Gateway

NetScaler ICA

NetScaler Insight Center

NetScaler SDX Appliance

NetScaler SDX appliance

NetScaler Secure Web Gateway

NetScaler VPX Appliance

NetScaler VPX appliance

Networking

Optimization

Policies

SSL

System

Telco

Telco Networking

Telco URL Filtering

Telco Video Optimization

URL Filtering

Upgrade and Downgrade

Video Optimization

Web App Firewall

What's New in Previous NetScaler 12.0 Releases

The enhancements and changes that were available in NetScaler 12.0 releases prior to Build 59.8. The build number provided below the issue description indicates the build in which this enhancement or change was provided.

AAA-TM

  • Key based Authentication Support for LDAP Users
    A NetScaler appliance can now authenticate the LDAP users by using key based authentication.
    For more information, see https://docs.citrix.com/en-us/netscaler/12/aaa-tm/configure-aaa-policies/ns-aaa-setup-policies-authntcn-tsk/ns-aaa-setup-policies-auth-ldap-tsk.html
    [From Build 57.24]
    [# 628692, 680558]

Admin Partitions

AppExpert

Application Firewall

CloudBridge Connector

Clustering

DNS

GSLB

Licensing

Load Balancing

NITRO

NetScaler CPX

NetScaler GUI

NetScaler Gateway

NetScaler Insight Center

NetScaler SDX Appliance

NetScaler Secure Web Gateway

NetScaler VPX Appliance

Networking

Optimization

Platform

SSL

Secure Web Gateway

System

Telco

Video Optimization

Fixed Issues in Previous NetScaler 12.0 Releases

The issues that were addressed in NetScaler 12.0 releases prior to Build 59.8. The build number provided below the issue description indicates the build in which this issue was addressed.

AAA-TM

  • If you remove the NT LAN Manager (NTLM) prompt while using Kerberos or NTLM authentication, the NetScaler appliance configured for NetScaler AAA does not fall back to the next authentication method.
    [From Build 57.24]
    [# 644276, 630764]

Admin Partitions

Analytics

AppExpert

AppFlow

Application Firewall

Cache Redirection

NetScaler Secure Web Gateway

Clustering

Content Switching

DNS

DataStream

Front End Optimization

GSLB

GUI

Gateway Insight

Integrated Cache

Integrated Caching

Load Balancing

Logstream

NITRO

NS-Gateway

NetScaler 1000V Appliance

NetScaler GUI

NetScaler Gateway

NetScaler ICA

NetScaler Insight Center

NetScaler MPX Appliance

NetScaler NITRO

NetScaler SDX Appliance

NetScaler SDX appliance

NetScaler Secure Web Gateway

NetScaler VPX Appliance

Networking

Optimization

Policies

SSL

Secure Web Gateway

System

Telco

Telco System

Telco URL Filtering

Upgrade and Downgrade

User Interface

Video Optimization

Release history

For details of a specific release, see the corresponding release notes.
  • Build 59.8 (2018-09-27) (Current build)
  • Build 58.18 (2018-07-03) Replaces: 58.15
  • Build 57.24 (2018-02-26) Replaces: 57.19
  • Build 56.20 (2017-12-20)
  • Build 53.22 (2017-08-28) Replaces: 53.13
  • Build 51.24 (2017-07-14)
  • Build 41.24 (2017-05-25) Replaces: 41.22
  • Build 35.6 (2017-03-02)