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Professional Edition 1.0.4 (September 2020)

Professional Edition 1.0.4 Release Notes

Puma Scan’s 1.0.4 release is an update for the Puma Scan End User, Server, and Azure DevOps Editions.

System Requirements

  • End User Edition for Visual Studio Code requires Visual Studio Code for Windows, macOS, or Linux.

  • End User Edition for Visual Studio requires Visual Studio 2019 v16.0 or higher.

  • End User Edition for Visual Studio 2017 requires Visual Studio 2017 v15.9 or higher.

  • Server Edition requires a Windows Server with the following:

    • .NET Framework v4.7.2

    • The Build Tools for Visual Studio 2017 and 2019 are both supported. Ensure you have at least 1 of the following installed:

      • Build Tools 2017 version 15.8 or higher

      • Build Tools 2019 version 16.4 or higher

  • Azure DevOps Edition requires a hosted Azure Build Pipeline using the vs2017-win2016 or windows-2019 build agent.

Framework Enhancements

  • Bug fix: False positives are being raised when data from configuration namespaces flow to a sink. This includes specific objects, methods and properties from the System.Configuration and Microsoft.Extensions.Configuration namespaces.

  • Enhancement: Support added for NET Core 3.x Authz policies to prevent false positives being raised when evaluating Puma Scan rule, SEC0120 - Missing Authorization Attribute.

End User Edition for Visual Studio

  • Enhancement: Warning messages display prior to generating a report if Puma Scan detects that scanning is paused or that a suppression was added to a .pumafile that results in all violations being suppressed.