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                        GB-OS FIREWALL SOFTWARE
                            VERSION 5.0.7
                            RELEASE NOTES

Author:     Global Technology Associates, Inc.
Product:    GB-OS version 5.0.7
Date:       21 October 2008

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GB-OS version 5.0.7 includes updated versions of the following GTA
products and utilities:

    GB-OS                       5.0.7

Release notes are located on the installation CD and on GTA's Web site.

For more about upgrading related software, see individual product
release notes.

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CONTENTS
Release Notes sections are categorized first by feature addressed, then
by the type of change.

1.  INSTALL NOTES

2.  SYSTEM

3.  SERVICES

4.  NETWORK

5.  THREAT MANAGEMENT

6.  ACTIVITY

7.  OPERATING SYSTEM

8.  RELEASE NOTES HISTORY

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1.  INSTALL NOTES

    1.1 Entering New Activation Codes
    
        If upgrading from 4.0.5 or below, new activation codes must be
        entered. GB-OS version 5.0.7 is available at no charge to
        customers with a GTA support contract or annual maintenance
        agreement. Other users should contact their local GTA channel
        partner or email sales@gta.com for information and pricing of
        upgrade options.
        
    1.2 Upgrade Notes   
        
      1.2.1 Error Messages Upon Initial Reboot
    
            Upon rebooting after successful installation, the GTA
            Firewall UTM Appliance may display errors when accessed
            using the Web interface.  This is expected, these errors are
            generated because the browser's cache is trying to access
            files and locations that no longer apply. Click OK to any
            displayed errors and refresh the browser window to access
            GB-OS 5.0.7. If the error messages persist, clear your
            browser's cache.
            
      1.2.2 Surf Sentinel Upgrade Notice
      
            GB-OS 5.0.6 and above includes enhancements to Surf Sentinel 
            category listings. The Surf Sentinel categories will be modified 
            when your GTA firewall is updated to GB-OS 5.0.6 or above. Existing 
            Surf Sentinel categories will be automatically mapped to the 
            enhanced categories included in GB-OS 5.0.6 and above. Please review
            the Surf Sentinel Feature Guide for details on the category mapping.
            
            GTA strongly recommends reviewing the settings for all (new and 
            automatically mapped) categories and making any necessary revisions 
            to your Surf Sentinel settings and policies to ensure they meet your
            corporate Internet Access Policy.

    1.3 SSL Certificate Replacement

        GB-OS version 5.0.7 will install a new default security/SSL
        certificate. Some browsers, including Netscape and Mozilla,
        will not recognize the new certificate if the original has
        never been replaced. If you are unable to log on to the
        firewall after upgrading, delete the browser's cached security
        certificate, then close and restart your browser before
        reattempting remote access to your firewall.
        
    1.4 Mail Sentinel Anti-Virus 
    
        Since the release of GB-OS version 5.0.7, Mail Sentinel Anti-Virus is 
        no longer available as a separate subscription option. Mail Sentinel 
        Anti-Virus is included as a standard feature with vaild support 
        contracts.
        

2.  SYSTEM

    2.1 Modifications

        2.1.1  Test configuration data is reset to defaults when runtimes are 
               upgraded.
               GBOS5070007261
    
    2.2 Bug Fixes
   
        2.2.1  The disabled option for host networks is properly imported and 
               exported.
               GBOS5070007586
               
        2.2.2  WWWAdmin remains operational when cookie data is copied.
               GBOS5070007396
    
3.  SERVICES
    
    3.1 Bug Fixes
        
        3.1.1  When in High Availability mode, routing is no longer reconfigured
               on the master when updating the slave.
               GBOS5070007431                
                
4.  Network

    4.1 Bug Fixes
    
        4.1.1  Web proxy no longer attempts to incorrectly add IP addresses 
               corresponding to regular expressions to the local list.
               GBOS5070008071

5.  THREAT MANAGEMENT

    5.1 Modifications
    
        5.1.1  Improved display of Surf Sentinel blocked content page.
               GBOS5070007246
               
        5.1.2  Mail Sentinel Anti-Virus or Anti-Spam do not run if there are
               no enabled Anti-Virus or Anti-Spam policies, respectively.
               GBOS5070007986, GBOS5070007991

6.  ACTIVITY

    6.1 Modifications
    
        6.1.1  Added alarms for invalid NAT requests.
               GBOS5070007716
               
7.  OPERATING SYSTEM
  
    7.1 Bug Fixes

        7.1.1  The Log Messages category page properly loads from the firewall.
               GBOS5070007576

 
8.  RELEASE NOTES HISTORY

    8.1     Previous Release Notes
            These notes cover the 5.0.7 release of GB-OS. Release notes 
            for previous versions can be found at GTA's Web site, 
            http://www.gta.com.

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