Axway Secure Client 6.4 is GA

Axway Secure Client 6.4
Axway Secure Client 6.4

We are pleased to announce that Secure Client 6.4 is now in General Availability.  This release provides additional platform support, updated security, and increased interoperability. It allows existing customers to continue benefiting from the solution while enabling them to use their platform of choice and ensuring their security is not compromised.

Axway Secure Client 6.4 Overview

Axway Secure Client is a secure FTP, HTTP, and SFTP client designed to operate with SecureTransport, AMPLIFY™ B2B Integration, XFB Gateway, or any standard FTP server to guarantee data delivery and data integrity while protecting corporate bandwidth. It runs as a stand-alone application or as a background task.

A number of our key AMPLIFY™ Managed File Transfer customers require their trading partners to use Secure Client to send and receive files. This release provides these trading partners with an updated version of the client, capable of meeting their current business, technical, and security requirements.

Release highlights

  • Additional platform support:

Support added for the latest version of Java:

  • OpenJDK 11

Supported added for the following operating systems:

  • Windows Server 2016
  • Windows Server 2019
  • RHEL 8

Deprecation of support for several platforms (see below):

  • Security updates:

Several security vulnerabilities have been addressed:

  • Refresh of security ciphers
  • Upgrade of Third-Party Libraries

Latest version compatibility

Compatibility with the latest releases of SecureTransport, AMPLIFY B2B Integration, and XFB Gateway:

Product Capabilities Discontinued/Deprecated and EOS Announcements

Secure Client version and release information are available here.

With the release of Secure Client 6.4, the End of Support (EOS) date has been announced for July 10, 2021, and for Secure Client 6.1 and Secure Client 6.3.

With the release of Secure Client 6.4, the following platforms will no longer be supported:

  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • SLES 11
  • RHEL 6

Support

The Axway Global Support team provides worldwide 24 x 7 support for customers with active support agreements.  Customers requiring support should email support@axway.com or visit Axway Support to receive help based on their maintenance plan.

Collateral

Further information regarding Secure Client can be found here:

Next Steps

A customer bulletin has been published to inform existing customers of this new release, and an End of Support announcement will be sent to customers using Secure Client 6.1 or Secure Client 6.3. If any of your customers are using these previous versions, please encourage them to upgrade!

Download Secure Client 6.4 from our support site.

 

 

 

 

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