D228: Duo Release Notes for November 12, 2021

Hello everyone! Here are the release notes for the most recent updates we’ve made to Duo.

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What’s in this release?

New features, enhancements, and other improvements

New and updated applications

Bug fixes

See all bug fixes


New features, enhancements, and other improvements

Now available as part of Universal Prompt public preview: Duo Device Health workflows, device reactivation

Improvements for Duo Single Sign-On: New password reset option, visual enhancements

  • Administrators of Duo Single Sign-On with Active Directory as their authentication source can now enable an option for users to change their expired passwords during the authentication process after they have completed MFA. See a video of the password reset flow.
  • You can enable this feature on the Active Directory authentication source configuration page in the Duo Admin Panel.
  • For more information about this feature, including prerequisites, refer to our documentation.
  • In addition, the Duo Single Sign-On login page received minor visual updates to text and button sizing and placement to more closely match the visual style of the Duo Universal Prompt, providing a consistent login experience.

Added additional Windows versions for operating systems policy; Android OS versions updated in policy

  • You can now configure a “static versions” OS policy for Windows 11 and more granular Windows 10 versions. Note that these configuration choices with the “static versions” policy require the use of the Duo Device Health application for accurate enforcement.
  • In addition, Android 12 is now the current OS version in policy and Android 11 has been marked “supported.”

New filtering option for Endpoints page in Duo Admin Panel

  • You can now filter the list of endpoints on the Endpoints page by Device Health app installation status.

Added current password confirmation step to administrator password changes

  • A Duo administrator’s current password is now required when setting a new password on the administrator’s profile page in the Admin Panel.

New and updated applications

Duo Mobile version 4.2.0 for iOS

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes and behind-the-scenes improvements for the recent redesign of Duo Mobile.
  • No new feature functionality compared with version 4.0.0.

Duo Mobile version 4.2.0 for Android

  • Miscellaneous bug fixes and behind-the-scenes improvements for the recent redesign of Duo Mobile.
  • No new feature functionality compared with version 4.0.0.

Duo Device Health application version 2.19.0.0 for macOS and version 2.19.0 for Windows released

  • For macOS:
    • Improved consistency of OS up-to-date indicator.
    • Fixed detection of Trend Micro Apex One security agent.
    • Fixed detection of CylancePROTECT security agent.
  • For Windows:
    • Added collection of AMP (Cisco Secure Endpoint) GUID.

Bug fixes

  • Minor improvements to the Billing page in the admin console for Managed Service Provider (MSP) customers.
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