Android Enterprise Agent Maintenance Releases

The following customer reported issues have been addressed:

13.6.0 Build 1928 (April 03, 2019) - Download the Android Enterprise device agent from the Google Play Store or the MobiControl Android Enterprise Agent Downloads page.

MC-55465 “Prevent other email accounts from forwarding through this account” Knox feature was not working.
MC-66636 Added support for the kill_application script command on Android Enterprise managed devices that leverage the SOTI plugin.
MC-70668 Added remote control support on Samsung devices running Android Pie (9.0)
MC-71820 Android Exchange ActiveSync (EAS) profiles using macros to pre-populate user email details weren’t updating user details when the user assigned to the device was deleted or changed in SOTI MobiControl.
MC-71984 Android POP/IMAP profiles using macros to pre-populate user email details weren’t updating user details when the user assigned to the device was deleted or changed in SOTI MobiControl.
MC-72084 Enrollment failed when the "Preserve Device Name on Re-Enrollment" option is checked in Add Devices rules.
MC-72108 Email profiles containing macros that were successfully configured on the device were displaying the status “Pending Install” in the SOTI MobiControl console.
MC-72742 SOTI MobiControl can now silently grant permissions to third-party applications on Work Managed Devices.
MCMR-13648 Clicking the Home key during a remote control session of an Android Enterprise management CAT S50C/S60 device was not launching the home screen on the device.
MCMR-17138 Packages deployed via an Android Enterprise profile with the “Uninstall package contents upon profile revocation or deletion” option set, were not automatically removed when the profile was revoked.
MCMR-17231 Devices enrolled into Android Enterprise management via Knox Mobile Enrollment (KME) were not being encrypted by default.

13.6.0 Build 1844 (March 12, 2019)

MC-16916 Added "Disable Microphone" as new feature control option
MC-55929 Device's home button enabled by default in lockdown mode on devices running Android 9.0
MC-60442 "Draw Over Other Apps" permission granted with installation of Android Plus plugin
MC-64722
MC-66050
Updated "Disable USB Mass Storage" and "Disable background data" feature control options to support devices running Android 9.0
MC-66636 New script command to kill application: kill_application_<packagename>
MC-67666 Added support for installing system updates on Elo Touch devices running Android 7.0
MC-67717 Updated agent log message to clarify that connect -f script command is ignored if device is already connected to deployment server
MC-67745 Added device log messages regarding Android Enterprise migration process
MC-68517 Added support for block sizes larger than 8 KB during file transfer
MC-69693 Added support for writesecuresetting -glob script command
MC-70035 Added new macro %device_date_time%
MC-70150 Added support for "Disable Factory Reset" feature control option on Samsung ELM enabled Work Managed devices
MC-70170 Added support for writesecuresetting -sec script command
MC-70172 Added support for writesecuresetting -sys script to change system settings on Android enterprise devices running Android 9.0 or later
MCMR-16168 Data collection rule did not report foreground app name when set to collect data on foreground apps
MCMR-16300 "Disable USB Mass Storage" did not work properly on Zebra devices
MCMR-16592 New setting to prevent device users from forgetting WiFi profiles that were configured by MobiControl
MCMR-16920 Agent did not correctly truncate log files
MCMR-17283 %ICCID% did not properly resolve when used in showmessagebox script
MCMR-17285 Restored event log message for out of contact policy status when moving between administrator and user mode

13.6.0 Build 1662 (February 07, 2019)

MC-16916 Added support for "Disable Microphone" feature control option
MC-54165 Added support for "Disable Outgoing Calls via Bluetooth" feature control option via plugin
MC-65789 Added ability to detect failed remote control action without restarting agent
MC-66857 Zebra devices provisioned using hashtag were incorrectly enrolled as profile owner rather than device owner
MC-66759 Added support for wipeapplication script command on Samsung ELM enabled Work Managed devices
MC-66986 Added ability to automatically grant requested permissions to all applications on device owner devices
MC-67046 Changed behavior to repeatedly prompt user to update password if new user password policy is stricter than current password on the device
MCMR-16326 Geofence alert was not triggered if device was offline while crossing geofence border

13.6.0 Build 1567 (January 23, 2019)

MCMR-16592 Disabled device user ability to 'forget' WiFi profiles set by MobiControl
MCMR-16595 Agent restarted multiple times during plugin package deployment

13.6.0 Build 1366 (December 06, 2018)

MC-54161 Added support for the "Disable Roaming Syncing" feature control option via Android Plus plugin
MC-59015 Pinned agent to foreground during provisioning
MC-60522 Set some hardware security management feature control options to be enforced by default
MC-63174 Updated Zebra Enterprise storage path for Android Enterprise
MC-64355 Preserved threading information in MobiControl log file for better troubleshooting

13.6.0 Build 1257 (November 06, 2018)

MC-16925 Updated user password policy to allow for disabling lockscreen
MC-47987 Added support PPTP VPN on Samsung ELM enabled Work Managed devices without using a service plugin
MC-49692 Added ability to send packages to Android devices with Work Profile
MC-51481
MC-53732
Increased target SDK version to 27
MC-53993 Updated product logos
MC-54159
MC-54163
MC-54167
Added support for following feature control options via Android Plus plugin:
  • Disable GPS Mock Locations
  • Disable Bluetooth Desktop Pairing
  • Disable Cellular Data
MC-54922 SOTI MDM RC Plugin API appeared in the Active MDM API configuration list when not appropriate
MC-56426
MC-56430
MC-56431
MC-56434
MC-56435
Added support for following feature control options on Samsung ELM enabled Android Enterprise Managed devices:
  • Disable Roaming Syncing
  • Disable Bluetooth Tethering
  • Disable Portable WiFi Hotspot
  • Disable Wi-Fi profile changes
  • Disable Wi-Fi Profiles
MC-58608 Added ability to enroll device regardless of SafetyNet check status
MC-58661 Expanded "Disable Google Account Creation" feature control option to "Disable Account Creation"
MC-58684 Added new password criteria for "Minimum Password Quality" dropdown list in Authentication policy
MC-58686 Added ability to retrieve remote debug logs from device
MC-58713 Occasionally received a duplicate permissions error when trying to install Android Enterprise agent
MC-59465 Added ability to configure Time Sync on Android Enterprise Work Managed devices via the Android Plus plugin
MC-59513 Added ability to configure Time Sync on ELM activated Samsung Work Managed devices via the Android Plus plugin
MC-59676 Added ability to grant certain users ability to unlock a device after a factory reset
MC-59811 Added new feature control option: Perform SafetyNet check on Device Check-in"
MC-60825 Certificates for Applications and VPN connections did not persist on device following device reset
MC-60885 Renamed "Disable Toast Message" feature control option to "Disable all System UI"
MC-60909 Renamed "Disable USB File Transfer" feature control option to "Disable USB File Transfer and USB Storage" and updated description to reflect change in capabilities
MC-60942 Added new feature control option: Skip App First Use Hints"
MC-62577 Agent did not restart on Android 8.0 following package installation of MDM plugin