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Release Notes - SaaS Apps

This article provides information about release details on SaaS Apps and Data Governance.

If you are an inSync GovCloud customer, see inSync GovCloud Updates.

June 25, 2022

Fixed Issues

 

Issue Description
INS-65391 Exchange Online: Fixed an issue wherein contacts containing URLs in addresses and the business home page fails to restore as a copy with “The request failed schema validation” error.
INS-62675 Exchange Online: Fixed an issue for the in-place archive wherein the folder names containing restricted characters are replaced with different names.

June 11, 2022

Fixed Issues

 

Issue Description
INS-65386 SharePoint Online: Fixed an issue wherein restore of empty or 0 KB files was not supported.
INS-63806 Exchange Online: Fixed an issue wherein eDiscovery download was failing with an error.

May 28, 2022

Fixed Issues

 

Issue Description
INS-64251 Fixed an issue wherein manual discovery of Teams was failing with an error.
INS-39938 Exchange Online: Fixed an issue wherein the last backup showed successful status even if it failed.
INS-63357 Gmail: Fixed an issue wherein the status details displayed the incorrect error message when the daily usage limit was reached.

May 14, 2022

New Feature

Salesforce

Seamlessly archive Salesforce data using the Salesforce Data Archiver

With Salesforce Data Archiver, you can move stale data from Salesforce active storage into Druva storage. 

Benefits:

  • Securely store subsets of stale Salesforce data into lower-cost storage 
  • No more performance degradation due to increased data growth 
  • Simplify long term archival policies for governance and regulatory purposes

Customer action required: Contact Support to obtain the Salesforce Data Archiver license.

Here is a quick overview video

To know more about the importance of archiving, read the blog - Why your IT team needs strong Salesforce archival.

Microsoft 365

Introducing Microsoft 365 Basic app with limited permissions

Microsoft 365 Basic app is now available for protecting Exchange Online, OneDrive, SharePoint Online, Microsoft Teams, and Public Folders. This app does not seek the Directory.ReadWrite.All permission, helps administrators comply with organizational security and compliance policies and meet the organizational goal for data protection.

For more information, see Configure Druva inSync for Microsoft 365.

Customer action required: None.

Here is a quick overview video

Protect mission-critical backups from accidental or malicious deletion with Rollback Actions

Rollback Actions is now available for SaaS Apps. For more information, see Rollback Actions for accidental and malicious deletes.

Fixed Issues

 

Issue Description
INS-47776 SharePoint Online: Fixed an issue wherein the administrator had to manually disable ‘Deny Add And Customize Pages’ to restore site pages for a site. Restore activities now automatically manage this setting to restore the site pages.

April 30, 2022

Enhancement

Introducing storage support for the Asia Pacific (Seoul) Region

We have added a new data storage location for Asia Pacific (Seoul) Region to add more flexibility to data storage requirements, especially for the Druva customers across South Korea.
Don't miss to check out a green icon for Asia Pacific (Seoul) ap-northeast-2 region on the Druva Cloud status page

Fixed Issues

 

Issue Description
INS-62487 SharePoint Online: Fixed an issue wherein rendering the list of documents in Document Library containing more than 5k files takes longer than usual during a site restore. Now only 3k documents are listed in Document Library.
INS-19336 Exchange Online: Fixed an issue wherein the administrators, with only SSO login mechanism, are unable to download the Exchange Online data as a PST.

April 16, 2022

New Feature

Protect shared mailbox users in Preserved state 

You can now protect shared mailbox users in the preserved state regardless of the Shared Mailbox user's Azure AD sign-in status.

With this enhancement, you can protect the data of the preserved shared mailbox users in case of accidental deletions or ransomware attacks.

Customer Action required: None.

For more information, see backup a Shared Mailbox.

April 02, 2022

New Feature

Support for Microsoft Groups Data Protection 

You can now protect Groups metadata and Group sites.

How does this new feature benefit you:

  • Recover Groups data and avoid any business disruptions caused due to data loss in case of accidental deletion or ransomware attack.
  • Auto-configuration and retention settings that help in reduced time and efforts to protect Groups data.
  • One-time configuration to secure, manage, track, monitor, and get notified of compliance risks of Groups data in your organization.

Customer Action Required: Reconfigure the  Microsoft 365 app  to get the updated permissions.

Check out the video-based Quick Reference Guide and the detailed documentation to get started.  

►Here is a quick overview video

March 19, 2022

Enhancement

Monitor Microsoft 365 Shared/Resource mailbox license consumption

You can now identify and monitor the license consumption for Microsoft 365 Shared/Resource mailbox users from the Microsoft 365 Overview page. 

With clear segregation of Users, Shared, and Resource mailboxes on the Overview page, you now get granular insights into users' license utilization for effective user management.

Customer Action Required: Reconfigure the  Microsoft 365 app  and Exchange online app to get the updated permissions

Known Issues

 

Issue Description

REAL-22113

The search service is currently not working as expected. 

Workaround: You can restore the data using the Snapshot Viewer option. For more information, contact support.

►Here is a glimpse of the update.
M365_SMB.png
For more information, see Configure Exchange Online and add users

March 05, 2022

Enhancement

Salesforce

View other users' tasks
You can now view tasks in the Salesforce App 2.0, which other users across your Salesforce organization create—ensuring added visibility within your administration team.

►Here is a glimpse of the update.

Salesforce_App_2.0_Manage_Other_Users_Task.png

For more information, see Tasks.

Run backup definitions on another user's behalf

You can run backup definitions on another user's behalf to facilitate interoperability between users who are a part of the same project.

►Here is a glimpse of the update.

Salesforce_App_2.0_Modify_Backup_Definition_User.png

For more information, see Creating Backup Definitions.

Fixed Issues

 

Issue Description
INS-51044 Fixed an issue wherein the Restore Full Team option doesn't get triggered if the team has a private channel and a private channel site backed up. 

Known Issues

 

Issue Description
INS-41268 The conferencing details for the calendar meeting invites are not backed up and restored when you download an event.

February 19, 2022

Enhancement

Microsoft 365

Configure retention period for Teams metadata and conversation backups 
The data backup retention period for Teams metadata and conversation backups is now configurable. Moving forward, you can decide how to retain your backups with more flexibility and effectively manage your recovery point objectives. With this enhancement, you can meet your compliance requirements effectively by ensuring that only the required backups are retained while others expire.

Note: Your existing forever retention setting will be retained till you don't configure them. 

For more information, see Configure Teams for backup and restore

►Here is a glimpse of the update
Deletion_Confirmation_Box_Revised.gif

Customer action required: None

Data Governance

 This enhancement is applicable only for the SaaS Apps that already have the Sensitive Data Governance feature supported and enabled.

Sensitive Data Governance: Change to Violation Preview text download 

If the preview text for file violations is more than 64 KB in size, you have to download the file to view complete details.

For more information, see How do I download non-compliant files and violations list for offline review.

Customer action required: None

Known Issues

 

Issue Description
INS-51044 The Restore Full Team option doesn't get triggered if the team has a private channel and a private channel site backed up. However, other restore options are working fine. 

February 05, 2022 

This release has minor bug fixes.

January 22, 2022

This release has minor bug fixes.

Fixed Issues

 

Issue Description
INS-47105 Gmail: Fixed an issue wherein Other Contacts backup fails for large number of contacts.
INS-43788 Exchange Online: Fixed an issue wherein the Last backup details page displayed incorrect backup status.
INS-43916 Salesforce 2.0 App: Fixed an issue wherein the admin ID replaced the active user IDs during a restore activity.

January 08, 2022

Enhancement

Microsoft 365, Google Workspace, and Slack

Prevent accidental deletion of users and workloads

You will now have to enter a reason for deleting a user or a workload. The reason for deletion is captured in the Admin Audit Trail.

Customer action required: None.

►Here is a glimpse of the update
Deletion_Confirmation_Box_Revised.gif

Fixed Issues

 

Issue Description
INS-13548 SharePoint Online: Fixed an issue wherein the restore status is displayed as Restore Successful on the administrator console for a failed restore task.
INS-43923 Exchange Online: Fixed an issue wherein the downloaded PST file does not contain any data when searching in the restore tab.
INS-46670 Fixed an issue with user mapping causing inconsistency in the import workflow.

Archived release notes 

For release notes of previous cloud updates, see  Archived Release Notes - SaaS Apps.