Article ID: 111864, created on Aug 11, 2011, last review on Apr 28, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo containers for Windows 4.6

Release notes

Synopsis: The new Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.6 update provides support for Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection, a number of new Microsoft updates and major stability improvements.
Issue date: 2011-08-11
Product: Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.6
Keywords: stability, Microsoft updates, Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection

1. Topic:

This update for Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.6 provides support for Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection and new Microsoft updates. It also includes a number of stability fixes.

2. Problem description:

   The update introduces the following new features and improvements: 
   • Fix for supporting Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection in Parallels Virtuozzo Containers.
   • Fix for accessing SMB shares over TCP/IP (at port 445) from inside Containers.
   • Fix for maintaining up-to-date information about anti-viruses in Virtuozzo\AV keys.
   • Fixes for a number of Customer Experience Program (CEP) issues.
   • Fixes for a number of stability issues.
   • Support for KB2536276, KB2556532, KB2563894, KB2570222, KB2566454.

3. Affected components:

   • Parallels Virtuozzo Containers core
   • ksal

4. Bug fixes:

   • #PCWIN-13406 - Support Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection in Virtuozzo.
   • #PCWIN-14882 - Need to maintain up-to-date info about antiviruses in Virtuozzo\AV keys.
   • #PCWIN-15362, #PCWIN-15428, #PCWIN-15429, #PCWIN-15430, #PCWIN-15582, #PCWIN-15605,
     #PCWIN-15563 - Fixed Customer Experience Program (CEP) issues.
   • #PCWIN-15416 - Unable to access SMB over TCP/IP (port 445) from Containers.
   • #PCWIN-13444, #PCWIN-13451, #PCWIN-14514, #PCWIN-14515, #PCWIN-14569, #PCWIN-14744, #PCWIN-15346, #PCWIN-15537,
     #PCWIN-15633, #PCWIN-15647, #PCWIN-15254, #PCWIN-15590, #PCWIN-15624, #PCWIN-15160, #PCWIN-15161, #PCWIN-15162,
     #PCWIN-15165, #PCWIN-15201, #PCWIN-13421, #PCWIN-15581, #PCWIN-14592, #PCWIN-15438, #PCWIN-14484,
     #PCWIN-15411 - Fixed stability issues.

5. New Microsoft updates available to the Node after this update installation:

   • KB2536276
   • KB2556532
   • KB2563894
   • KB2570222
   • KB2566454

6. Obtaining and installing the update:

On the Hardware Node, run the Parallels Virtuozzo Containers Update wizard (vzupdate.exe) and follow the on-screen instructions. This wizard will install the latest Parallels Virtuozzo Containers updates and hotfixes. You can also install this update manually.

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