KEMP LoadMaster v7.0-4 firmware is now available.

We're delighted to announce our latest Firmware release LoadMaster 7.0-4. Here are the details below. Watch out for more announcements on some of the features in the coming weeks.

New Features and Feature Enhancements:

  • Edge Security Pack - A range of new security features has been added to the LoadMaster.
  • Sub-VS Support  - The LoadMaster now supports the creation and management of sub-VSs. 
  • Graphical Metrics  - There is a new dashboard home screen with the capability to display graphical performance information.
  • New License format  - A new license format has been introduced
  • Oracle VirtualBox VLM  - A new VLM package, to support VLM installation within an Oracle VirtualBox environment is available
  • MIBS files have been updated
  • SID and revision information included in IPS logging
  • VLAN Separation per Interface
  • Support for larger TCP window sizes
  • ‘Kill switch’ is now supported on all LoadMaster versions
  • LM-R320 has its serial number visible on the WUI
  • The Netconsole Host interface is configurable via the WUI

Issues Resolved:

    • Issue with SMTP STARTTLS when a client sends an EHLO is resolved
    • Issue with ACL whitelist allowing other IPs is resolved
    • Issue with switching VS types under load is resolved
    • Some reboot issues have been resolved
    • An issue with caching on Firefox has been resolved
    • The “-“ character is now allowed in the DNS Search Domain field
    • Issues with the MIBS have been resolved
    • A circular routing problem has been resolved
    • SNMP trap Source IP has been changed to pre 5.1-48 behaviour
    • SSL renegotiation can be toggled on/off
    • SSLv2 is no longer used for LoadMaster initiated SSL connections
    • An issue with Not Available Redirection XSS has been resolved
    • The Default IP is now displayed on the WUI when DHCP fails
    • An issue with VS Specific insert X-Clientside header being overwritten by system default has been resolved
    • The “-“ character is now allowed in the User Login field
    • An issue with the Fail on Match functionality has been resolved
    • An issue with Maximum Cache Size has been resolved

    Known Issues:

      • Quick setup Help appears automatically if no IP address is configured on the LM if a VLAN is configured on eth0 and no IP address is assigned to the underlying interface (eth0)

      LoadMaster version v7.0-4 supports the following hardware:

      • LM-2000
      • LM-2200
      • LM-2500
      • LM-2600
      • LM-3500
      • LM-3600
      • LM-5300
      • LM-5500
      • LM-Exchange
      • LM-R320
      • VLM-100
      • VLM-1000
      • VLM-Exchange

      NOTE - ESP is supported on select LoadMaster models and new VLM installations.

      Learn more about LoadMaster 7.0:

      Manual

      Full Release Notes

      Full Documentation

      To obtain the latest firmware or to discuss ESP upgrades, please contact support via our website.