ESET Remote Administrator Server

ESET Remote Administrator Server
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  • Added: Server API
  • Added: Era Command-line Console with documented source code
  • Added: Reports available to export to PDF
  • Added: Retrieving Dual IP address using SysInspector reports (for machines behind a gateway or NAT)
  • Added: Basic network actions from console (for example: Wake on LAN, Ping, Shutdown, RDP, and Message)
  • Added: Log forwarding to Syslog (to enable log forwarding, some additional configuration is required)
  • Improved: Remote deployment for Linux and Mac OS X
  • Improved: Remote installation of custom package with redirected output to attach data as part of task details
  • Fixed: Some server products are missing in the configuration template for program component update (PCU) mirror setup (ENU version only)
  • Fixed: Logon Script installation type failure with pre-configured default credentials
  • Fixed: Activating the notification “Test It” option might result in server crash
  • Fixed: Incorrect time calculation during scheduled remote push installation
  • Fixed: Upgrade from version 5.0.x could corrupt all saved search-tasks using Active Directory services
  • Fixed: The client upgrade task might end with an error with many parallel installation instances


  • Fixed: Hardening security of dashboard reports against HTML injections
  • Fixed: Quarantined entries from ESET Mail/File/Gateway Security are not reported correctly to ESET Remote Administrator
  • Fixed: Manually created search tasks in ESET Remote Administrator 5.0 are not correctly migrated when upgrading to ESET Remote Administrator 5.1.x
  • Fixed: Parallel, remote upgrade task for multiple client endpoints terminates unexpectedly on some of the included endpoints
  • Fixed: Update module returns inconsistent information on virus DB version
  • Fixed: Several localization issues


  • Added: New products to ESET Configuration Editor – ESET File Security for Microsoft Windows Server, ESET Security 4.5 for Kerio, ESET File Security for Microsoft SharePoint Server
  • Added: New options for existing products in ESET Configuration Editor – ESET Mail Security for IBM Lotus Domino, ESET Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange Server, Endpoint Security for Android, ESET Endpoint Security, ESET Endpoint Antivirus
  • Added: Remote install method for ESET Endpoint Security for Android (How do I push install ESET Endpoint Security for Android using ESET Remote Administrator?)
  • Added: Dashboard improvements – in-browser edit mode for dashboard templates
  • Added: SMTPs mail server support for notifications and reports
  • Added: Replication scheme – ability to skip verification of incoming lower server versus pre-defined static list
  • Added: Apple Open Directory and OpenLDAP support for network search and group synchronization [see section 5.2.3 in the ESET Remote Administrator User Guide]
  • Added: Policy migration to convert v3/v4 settings to v5-compatible configuration (How do I use the Policy Migration Wizard in ESET Remote Administrator?)
  • Removed: Gateway Security 4.5 for MS Forefront TMG configuration options removed from ESET Configuration Editor
  • Enhancement: Visual policy manager UI re-design while adding further policy metadata

Version 5.0.511.x

  • Fix: Remote Installation Agent cannot be registered on Windows Vista, 7, 2008, 2008 R2, 8, 2012 when ERAS runs as LocalSystem Account
  • Fix: Remote uninstallation task detail will display an error if running other than Microsoft Access Database
  • Fix: When updating the virus signature database, the process will hang at about 40% and possibly freeze ERAS
  • Fix: Mail server rule with condition "By attachment type" is empty when you edit created rule
  • Fix: Report storage folder grows in size despite strict overwriting is expected
  • Fix: SNMP Trap is not working properly on Windows Server 2012
  • Fix: Web and Device control log level inconsistency across Endpoint clients, ERA client properties and ERA reporting
  • Fix: ERAS Installer – ERA HTTP Server cannot be installed during upgrade from on Windows Server 2012
  • Fix: ERAS Installer fails if User Name contains "%s"
  • Fix: Unable to add/exclude certificates in configuration task
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