Alloy Audit Tools Update Release Notes

Updated: February 19, 2021

APPLIES TO: Alloy Navigator 7, Alloy Navigator 8, Alloy Navigator Express 7, Alloy Navigator Express 8, Alloy Discovery 7, Alloy Discovery 8, Alloy Discovery Express 7, Alloy Discovery Express 8.

Alloy Audit Tools is a collection of computer auditing utilities for Alloy Navigator and Alloy Discovery product families. It provides the detection and identification of hardware and computer equipment on the network.

The list below is a summary of Alloy Audit Tools updates. The latest available version is 7.0.2.

  Version Release Date Summary

7.0

7.0.2

7.0.1

7.0.0

February 17, 2021

August 7, 2020

February 27, 2020

Support for Apple M1 processors, detection of PCI devices on Linux, minor bug fixes.

Improvements to the Remote Audit, various bug fixes.

Audit results transfer via FTP, FTPS, or SFTP, other enhancements.

6.2

6.2.3

6.2.2

6.2.1

6.2.0

November 22, 2019

July 19, 2019

May 6, 2019

January 22, 2019

Support for macOS Catalina, other enhancements.

Various resolved issues.

Improved Windows audit, minor bug fixes.

Improved support for hypervisors, detection of Microsoft Store apps, improvements to Linux audit, and more.

6.1

6.1.4

6.1.3

6.1.2

6.1.1

6.1.0

November 9, 2018

September 11, 2018

May 25, 2018

April 6, 2018

January 25, 2018

The issue with Windows Inventory Analyzer addressed.

Improved Windows 10 support, reported device statuses, various bug fixes.

Minor improvements.

Detection of Microsoft SQL Server editions, support for macOS High Sierra, bug fixes.

More information about printers, more data from Active Directory, improved audit of virtual machines, massive enhancements and bug fixes.

6.0

6.0.1

6.0.0

October 18, 2017

February 13, 2017

Improved support fro Windows 10, more PCI devices detected, bug fixes.

Windows features reported, SSD disks detected, PowerShell version reported, massive improvements and bug fixes.

NOTE:
For instructions on how to update Alloy Audit Tools, see Update instructions.
For things to consider before updating, see Update considerations.