This topic describes the release notes of Bastionhost features.

Release date Version Description Involved edition References
2021-07-22 V3.2.20 Proxies can be used to access assets. SSH, SOCKS5, and HTTP proxies are supported. HA Edition None
A global configuration item is added to verify host fingerprints. Basic Edition and HA Edition None
Access control on logon accounts is optimized. A switch is added to control whether empty accounts are visible. Basic Edition and HA Edition None
O&M logs can be backed up and exported. Basic Edition and HA Edition None
Internal messages are supported in the following scenarios:
  • Command approval and rejection
  • Password change
  • Storage alerts
  • Weekly O&M reports
  • Expired shared keys
Basic Edition and HA Edition None
The mobile phone numbers in France (+33), Israel (+972), and Italy (+39) are supported by the two-factor authentication feature. Basic Edition and HA Edition None
2021-04-21 V3.2.18 The host list can be exported. Basic Edition and HA Edition None
The key management feature is released. This feature allows you to bind a key to multiple host accounts at a time. Basic Edition and HA Edition None
Users can be marked as inactive based on the time range you specify. Basic Edition and HA Edition None
Keywords of usernames can be used to search for the Active Directory (AD) or Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) users that you want to import. Basic Edition and HA Edition Add users
The access control feature is updated. You can specify time ranges to allow user access to a host. Basic Edition and HA Edition Create a control policy
Emails can be used to receive verification codes during two-factor authentication. You can specify the number of days a user can skip the two-factor authentication after the user enters the correct verification code. Basic Edition and HA Edition Enable two-factor authentication
The password validity period of a local user can be configured. Basic Edition and HA Edition Configure account lockout policies
2021-03-15 V3.2.17 A task can be created to change the passwords of different Linux host accounts at a time. HA Edition None
Fingerprints on multiple hosts can be cleared at a time. Basic Edition and HA Edition None
  • Names can be used to search for hosts or host groups.
  • Names can be used to search for users or user groups.
Basic Edition and HA Edition None
The mobile phone numbers in Republic of Korea (+82), the Philippines (+63), Taiwan (China) (+886), Switzerland (+41), and Sweden (+46) are supported by the two-factor authentication feature. Basic Edition and HA Edition None
The session interruption feature is released to prohibit users from accessing hosts. Basic Edition and HA Edition Interrupt sessions
A user validity period can be configured when you create a local user, AD user, or LDAP user. Basic Edition and HA Edition Add users
The O&M report feature is released. This feature allows you to export reports to Word, PDF, or HTML files. Basic Edition and HA Edition None
Extended storage plans can be purchased to store audit videos. Basic Edition and HA Edition Purchase a bastion host
O&M can be performed on hosts in the Bastionhost console by using a web terminal. HA Edition None
Idle duration for O&M and total O&M duration can be configured. Basic Edition and HA Edition None
API operations about users, user groups, hosts, host groups, host accounts, and host authorization are released. Basic Edition and HA Edition None
2020-11-16 V3.2.13 HA Edition of Bastionhost is released. Basic Edition and HA Edition Billing
A wizard is provided to walk you through how to use Bastionhost. To use the wizard, you can click Wizard in the upper-right corner in the Bastionhost console. Basic Edition and HA Edition None
Released Elastic Compute Service (ECS) instances can be marked. Basic Edition and HA Edition None
User groups can be selected when you create a user. Basic Edition and HA Edition Add users
The mobile phone numbers in Germany (+49), Australia (+61), the United States (+1), Dubai (+971), Japan (+81), the United Kingdom (+44), India (+91), and Macao (China) (+853) are supported by the two-factor authentication feature. Basic Edition and HA Edition None
The network diagnostics feature is released. Basic Edition and HA Edition Diagnose network issues