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Professional Edition (May 2019)

Professional Edition Release Notes

Puma Scan’s release includes a new security analyzer, enhanced reporting details, and squashes a few bugs.

System Requirements

  • End User Edition requires Visual Studio v15.9 or higher

  • Server Edition requires a Windows Server with the .NET Framework v4.7.1 and Build Tools for Visual Studio 2017 installed.

Framework Enhancements

  • New rule: SEC0120 - Missing Authorize Attribute

  • Enhancement: Report output (HTML, JSON) enhanced to include additional audit details including passing rules, scanner configuration settings, disabled rules, custom cleanse methods, and false positives.

  • Bug fix: Fixed data flow analysis to properly handle async / await conditions on method invocations.

  • Bug fix: False positive exceptions were not working when using wildcards for start and end line numbers.

  • Bug fix: Intermittent null reference error when reading the .pumafile settings data.

  • Bug fix: Improved logging details to help see details as analysis rules are executing.

End User Edition

  • Enhancement: Puma Scan dialog screens updated to meet new VS Extension standards.

Server Edition

  • No Server Edition specific modifications were made.

Azure DevOps Edition

  • No Azure DevOps Edition specific modifications were made.