New improvements and functionalities.
VoIP improvements:
Adds option to define CallerID on local and outbound routes;
Adds support to Pickup with callback;
Adds support for ADP (Automatic Data Processing) Module v2.2
Adds support for Call Center v4.0;
Adds SNMP support on Kamailio;
VoIP call statistics improvements related to reporting on Call Center;
Fax improvements:
The origin source fax number is masked by presented source fax number;
Adds support to send fax through multiples domains;
Adds option to set the fax number for each fax interface;
Security improvements:
Web interface security improvements;
Fixes the following vulnerabilities:
Adds support for auto-provisioning the following Phones:
Cisco Phones:
Cisco 3905;
Cisco 7905G;
Cisco 7912G;
Cisco 7937G;
Cisco 7960G;
Grandstream Phones:
Grandstream GXP1165;
Grandstream GXP1450;
Grandstream GXP2100;
Grandstream GXP2110;
Grandstream GXP2120;
Grandstream GXP2200;
Polycom Phones:
Polycom IP 331;
Polycom IP 430;
Polycom IP 450;
Polycom IP 670;
Polycom IP 650;
Polycom IP 6000;
UCOIP improvements:
IPBrick UCOIP upgraded to version 1.11:
Creation of video conferencing sessions between UCoIP - CAFE is now allowed;
New "mouseover" feature on PuP to present user state of the person we wish to contact;
The Wait page image was altered when standing by to establish a video-conference session;
The Participant''s name is now automatically filled;
IPBrick CAFE upgraded to version 1.1.3:
Ability to maximise the video conferencing window;
Possibility to customise the home page layout, news submission and user default image;
Improvements in UCoIP integration;
Links Module improved;
Configuration Improvements of authentication servers;
Kernel improvements:
Adds a kernel management interface on "Advanced Configurations » System » Kernel
Adds support for IPBrick Kernel Module;
Other improvements:
Adds support for High Availability v4.0;
The SMS service was improved. The lapse of time to send each SMS is now around 5 seconds
per card;
The DNS restrictions related with network mask on the SOHO license were removed;
Adds support for IPBrick Hotspot v4.0;
The disk space alerts sent by email has a new limit of 90% for /usr partition;
Adds the script "system_add_new_workareas.php" to create new Work Areas on system. This
script is available on folder "/opt/system/scripts";
IPBrick webservices improvements;
Solved Issues:
Solves problem related with local emails marked as Spam that occurs when emails are sent by
a mail client configured with SMTP authentication from the internet;
Solves screen display issues at startup of some SOHO appliances;
Solves issues related to driver e1000e for network cards;
Solves issues when using SIP Fallback routes;
Fixes issue with the reboot alert when Applying Configurations;
Solves issues on the Received Faxes statistics;
Solves issues with SIP+TLS calls using VoIP domain alias;
Solves issues related to network interfaces not configured;
Solves problem on SMS service that occur when sending messages with accented characters;
Solves problem when using Proxy with authentication and users logins contain spaces (AD
member scenarios);
Fixes some issues regarding the configuration of aggregated network cards (NIC bonding);
Solves Call supervision issues;
Solves issues related with IVR Shorcuts when the charcaters "*" or "#" are used;
Solves signalling issues that can occur when the option "No far-end NAT detection by
provider" is used;
Fax service monitoring corrections;
Solves problem on proxy service that occurs when NTLM authentication is enabled;
Solves issues on Disaster Recovery of Applications related to dbdoc database;
Removes protection that blocks adding a static route on the same range of the local network;
Solves issues regarding the status information of network cards;
Solves issues related with fax numbers or Caller IDs started by "+";
Solves issues related with modifying the port of Proxy;
IPBrick - Release Notes
IPBrick v6.0 does not include MySQL DataBase Server!
Kaspersky for Samba is not supported in this version, since Kaspersky Labs has no software release
for this product compatible with the Samba Server v3.4.3 installed in IPBrick v5.5.
Important migration notes:
To upgrade an IPBrick v5.5 it is necessary to install IPBrick v5.5 with the installation DVD.
When migrating to this new version using the installation DVD, DO NOT proceed before
reading the migration manual: Update_IPBrick
Some of the major improvements are:
System improvements:
Operating System based on Debian Wheezy 7.5 with a 64-bit architecture;
New Kernel 3.2.0-4-amd64;
New IPBrick web interface layout;
Adds support for Virtio devices;
New PHP version 5.4;
New PostgreSQL database version 9.1;
New phpPgAdmin 5.1;
Boot loader image customized with the new IPBrick logo;
Adds a Web Browser on-console to manage the IPBrick;
Instalation improvements:
New Installer with improved menus;
Adds a new option to customize the disk partitions;
Default Installation with filesystem ext4;
New splash image with the new IPBrick logo for the installer menu;
New instalation process with a graphical progress bar;
When migrating from a previous IPBrick, the installer tests if the disk has free space to
backup the current data and install the new partitions table;
Adds a protection preventing a New Installation on a pre-installed System with data. During
normal instalation, a confirmation is required to re-install the IPBrick;
Adds, in the main menu, an Upgrade / Re-install option;
Adds better support for disaster recovery applications when migrating from older IPBrick
Virtualization improvements:
Adds support for virtualization based on KVM Linux hypervisor;
Adds a new main menu IPBrick.4CC;
Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) support;
Adds a management interface for VDI Configuration;
Adds support for the new IPBrick.4CC Module;
Adds a management interface based on Archipel;
VoIP improvements:
New Asterisk version 1.8;
New Kamailio version 4.1.3-1;
Adds SRTP support (voice encryption) between phones and SIP trunks;
Adds TLS support between phones and SIP trunks;
New User default phone configuration for better mobility;
Adds an option to update callerid during the call to phones and routes (important for pickup
and call transfer functions);
Adds support for VoIP's multi network interfaces;
New layout on the callstatistics web interface;
Adds SIP user accounts for UCoIP;
Adds SIP TLS for authentication with certificate;
VoIP service is now enabled by default;
Adds possibility to configure the SIP, TLS and IAX ports;
Call Recording menu is now available by default;
Adds better support for telephony cards;
Improvements in FAX routes;
Improvements in FAX server
Improvements on attendance policy of VoIP Call Queues;
Groupware improvements:
New groupware based on Horde Groupware 5;
Adds support for EAS (Outlook 2013 and mobile devices);
Adds a management interface to configure the groupware integration with IPBrick services;
New IPBrick Contacts v4.3;
Webmail menu replaced by Groupware on IPBrick's Web Interface;
Adds option to configure the Thunderbird Plugin Settings on IPBrick web interface;
Adds Plugin with the following languages: EN, PT and ES;
The resources management has been improved. Adds a new advanced resource type;
UCOIP improvements:
New UCoIP website;
Adds support for chat and video conference with WebRTC;
Adds possibility to customize UCoIP page via Intranet Portal CAFE;
Adds an UCoIP management interface;
Adds an UCoIP administration interface on the UCoIP website;
The UCoIP Recording supports now multiple Recording Servers;
New Webphone v3.0;
Adds a presence feature to validate the user's presence on the phone, email, chat and
Intranet Portal CAFE:
New intranet portal CAFE (replaces MyIPBrick);
Implements a private social network;
Adds possibility to receive video calls (WebRTC);
Adds profile management with permissions;
Adds user status module to manage calls, video and IM;
Adds possiblity to change the Follow Me order;
Adds the ability to show the voicemail list;
Adds possibility to customize the web site footer;
Adds support when compatibility mode is activated on IPBrick.
Adds password policies information;
Adds default applications (contacts, groupware, etc.);
Adds support to My SIP account on Follow Me;
Adds support for comments on posts and pools;
Default Homepage for unauthenticated users only displays public news;
Adds the UCoIP page settings;
Adds search for users;
The WebRTC popup asking if the user accept the video call now displays the source of call;
Users can now customize their own CAFE page;
Adds RSS feeds for public news;
Integration with Document Management iPortalDoc to share documents;
Intranet improvements:
Security improvements for access to databases and LDAP;
The IM service is now enabled by default;
New security LDAP policies;
Adds DNS SRVs for IPBrick services (IM, VoIP, CAFE, UCoIP and WebRTC);
Proxy improvements:
Adds a new management interface based on policies;
Adds new content filter based on Squidguard v1.5;
Adds Bandwidth management per group and individual;
Adds a reporting feature to monitoring all the internet traffic in real time;
Service Authentication improvements:
Adds a compatibility mode for authenticate IPBrick 6.0 Client of IPBrick 5.x LDAP Master.
The integration of distributed scenarios with IPBrick Master/Slave/Client has been
Email improvements:
New spamassassin version 3.4.0;
New Anti-virus clamAV version 0.98;
Adds POP and IMAP proxy for mail services;
File Server improvements:
Adds option to configure the encoding of File Systems on "Advanced Configurations »
Support services » File Server";
Alerts improvements:
Adds alert notifications at the IPBrick administration interface;
The alert notifications can be for default passwords, pending 'Apply Configurations', disable
of unnecessary services, changes to the default email configurations, and others;
The alerts are only displayed at IPBrick Login page;
Adds icon on the web interface to perform important pending tasks;
Other improvements:
Adds support to webservices previous to IPBrick 6.0 version;
The Services webpage has been improved for better management;
Adds support for the HighAvailability4IPBrick v4.0 module;
IPBrick Help updated;
Web Server security improvements;
IPBrick webservices improvements, where new functions have been created. These new
functions will be described in IPBrick Webservices manual;
The Disaster recovery of applications restores now all IM databases;
SSH security improvements;
On console login displays a message with system information;
When the Apply Configurations process stops due to an an error, all information regarding
that same error is displayed on the web interface;
The new main IPBrick.KAV menu was replaced by IPBrick.SEC;
Adds support for Multi-user access on web interface;
f you have any doubt please contact our technical support (support.install@ipbrick.com)
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