Absolute 7.16 Release Summary

New on April 26, 2021

The April 2021 release (v7.16) of the Absolute platform helps IT and Security teams:

Increase the efficacy of security controls across their endpoints

Seamlessly verify device inventory and security information through a single view

This release includes additional feature enhancements in several areas of the console, as outlined in the Release Notes.

What's New?

Increase the Efficacy of Security Controls across your Endpoints

Monitor and remediate the health of critical security applications across your endpoints through Application Persistence. The Application Persistence library now includes Symantec Endpoint Security and Nessus® by Tenable®, enabling you to maintain your security posture by ensuring critical controls remain active and tamper proof.

Application Persistence now also supports the latest version of Ivanti Security Controls (v9.4) (previously Ivanti® Patch for Windows) to ensure devices have the latest OS patches and application updates.

Seamlessly Verify Device Inventory and Security Information through a Single View

The Absolute console’s Device Details page has a new look and feel with an enhanced summary area and more easily accessible action buttons. View the page for a holistic snapshot of a device’s status including inventory details, security vitals such as Anti-Malware and Encryption and sensitive data residing on the endpoint.

Refreshed Device Details page

Additional Enhancements

To learn more about the other feature enhancements and fixes included in the April 2021 release of the Absolute platform (v7.16), please refer to the Release Notes.

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