ZENworks Configuration Management 11.4.3 - update information and list of fixes

  • 7017820
  • 05-Jul-2016
  • 14-Dec-2016


Novell ZENworks Asset Management 11.4.3
Novell ZENworks Configuration Management 11.4.3
Novell ZENworks Endpoint Security Management 11.4.3
Novell ZENworks Full Disk Encryption 11.4.3
Novell ZENworks Patch Management 11.4.3


NOTE: For 11.4 primaries, this update has a prerequisite. For more information, please refer to TID 7016896 - ZENworks Configuration Management Post ZENworks 11 SP4 Update Prerequisites - update information .

NOTE: If the server is already upgraded to ZENworks 11.4.1 or 11.4.2, the "Post 11 SP4 Update Prereq" has already been applied. Do NOT apply it again.

This update can be downloaded from  https://download.novell.com/Download?buildid=huYd5vLgiP0~ .  A readme and instructions for importing the update can be found on the download page.

Version Information
Windows: %ZENWORKS_HOME%\version.txt =
Linux: /etc/opt/novell/zenworks/version.txt =
GUID for this update:

To verify that a device has been updated to Update for ZENworks 11 SP4 (11.4.3), check the following versions:
On Primary Servers:

Primary Servers platformLinuxWindows
ZENworks Configuration Management Version11.
ZENworks Asset Management Version11.4.3.2243211.4.3.22432
ZENworks Patch Management Version11.4.2.601
ZENworks EndPoint Security Management Version11.4.3.2243211.4.3.22432
ZENworks Full Disk Encryption Version11.4.3.2243211.4.3.22432
ZENworks Agent Version11.4.3.2243411.4.3.22434
ZENworks Updater Service Version

On Managed Devices

Managed Devices Platform
Asset Management
Bundle Management
Endpoint Security Management
Full Disk Encryption
Image Management
Inventory Management
Patch Management
Policy Management11.4.3.2243211.4.3-
Remote Management11.4.3.2243211.4.3-
User Management11.4.3.22431--
Inventory Collector


Bug 803549 Bundle reordering controls still show in device page
Bug 834741 System Update assigned with ""Now"" schedule does not run now
Bug 861463 zman ssascr  --noSchedule creates  value <null> for the schedule
Bug 863420 See a lot of nalshell.txt files in %zenworks_home%ï¼¼logs
Bug 867400 max heap configured < min heap during upgrade causing zenserver and zenloader to crash
Bug 892312 Restarting the agent service on OES2SP2 Satellite Server will stop the SSL service on the port in which it is listening
Bug 897602 pagination issues in ZCC when assigning System Update to devices
Bug 899100 Primary User calculation reset not implemented
Bug 909660 ZEN 11.3 to ZEN 11.3.1 upgrade successful but 1603 errors on installing CasaAuthTokenSvc
Bug 909663 ZEN 11.3 to ZEN 11.3.1 upgrade successful but 1603/1722 error on installing novell-zenworks-joinproxy-core-x64-11.3.x.xxxxx.msi
Bug 910541 Scientific linux doesn't automatically register when new subversion comes out
Bug 922663 Canned Report on Printer Supply Level shows printer name on wrong supplys
Bug 931345 System update 1603 due to file in use by dauhelper.exe
Bug 932100 Join proxy Public ip requirement concerns.
Bug 932557 Inconsistent SU Content replication on Satellites for Slip-Streamed Patch fails update downloading old content
Bug 934670 Security ZCM 11.3.2 XSS and HTML injection vulnerability
Bug 935535 Bundle with Edit Text File Action with content having braces adds extra braces to the content for the first time Bundle Install.
Bug 937314 Failed to add iprint printer error seen despite printers working fine
Bug 939147 url bundle test fails to launch local file html
Bug 948955 Upgrade to 11.4 devices remain in status Waiting for reboot
Bug 949531 Test user filter not working
Bug 950941 Satellite TFTP replication extracts zip files without checking
Bug 952247 com.novell.zenworks.zone.guid can be deleted from system variables
Bug 954463 Jasper report, Outlook and Office
Bug 955313 Log rotation settings missing for TFTP replication log 'prebootlookup.log'
Bug 955827 Softdelete fails purging a device used as Linux Proxy in Discovery
Bug 956737 logs in zeus folder never cleaned up
Bug 956833 11.4 ZENworks database migration does not recognize the SQL Named Instance
Bug 958539 Server message searches do not return all messages
Bug 959234 novell-zenworks-configure -c SSL -Z breaks admin console on appliance
Bug 959254 System Update agent message does not honor line breaks
Bug 959726 configured date in Bundle requirement is shown incorrectly on device
Bug 960471 patch policy and non patch bundle schedule running pastdue after hibernate when pastdue is false
Bug 961465 Duplicate in Bundle Actions not saved properly
Bug 961711 [Appliance] Online Update Configuration does not accept an email address with a hyphen in the domain part
Bug 961816 Quotation Marks in German ZCC
Bug 962437 ZeUS fails to apply SU, if the Agent TrustStore also contains different root CA for ZENPrimary
Bug 962689 Primary User calculation reset not implemented (Agent side implementation is needed)
Bug 963044 Authentication satellite fails after auth satellite reconfigure
Bug 963103 Unable to detect File Upload plugin with FF 43.x after installing the MSI & its browser settings not available.
Bug 963112 Reset Primary User Calculation for Device requires excessive Create/Delete Device Rights by ZCC user (LDAP)
Bug 963228 C3P0 settings are missing on appliance management web interface
Bug 964115 ca cert change does not force admin to enter server certs
Bug 964475 ZENworks Agent / Z-Icon password change dialogbox
Bug 965238 Add Devices" requires more rights than needed
Bug 965239 after CA change, action does not show export CSR for single server zone
Bug 965746 Imaging engine fails to load on MS Surface Pro 4
Bug 965783 zman --help shows at the end Error: 12
Bug 966621 System Update Content [Replication Status] gets disabled when System Update Fails to run schema changes (Pre-Global)
Bug 966696 Zenworks 11.4.x agent does not start when Citrix Desktop is installed in the same device.
Bug 966988 Standalone updater cannot update 11.3.x devices
Bug 966991 Dynamic Groups failing to remove devices no longer meeting requirement
Bug 967287 CollectionStatsDB is not cleaned on Windows platform
Bug 967592 Internal CA update, there is no check if there primary servers have been updated"
Bug 968919 Softdelete fails to purge objects in MSSQL database
Bug 969615 High utilization disk I/O on Oracle database server
Bug 969711 ZeUS unable to refresh (bad server) due to zero 'Last-Modified' header from satellite server
Bug 972167 zenupdater fails to launch on non-localized language
Bug 972246 Asset Management reports showing different numbers from Inventory reports
Bug 972595 11.4 Agents downloads SU contents from Primary(WAN) bypassing SAT,  JRE packages install requests marks Satellite BAD
Bug 972689 System Update overwrites settings to default
Bug 973465 Devices Full scan reports the BootTime in database incorrectly with additional timezone offset
Bug 974568 "Driver File Path for ""On Managed Device"" cannot contain a directory with .zip,.inf, .tar or .exe in its name"
Bug 974588 Forced zman ssd command fails
Bug 974736 readme for CA system update null
Bug 974811 ZCC : User Source  Authentication Servers Sort by "Type" is not functional"
Bug 975011 support for Scientific linux 6.7
Bug 975275 Rollback to checkpoint fails with IndexOutOfBoundsException
Bug 975280 ZENworks Explorer Folder Path randomly changing path to a sub folder
Bug 975365 Unable to Logon Automatically over RDP when the ZCM 11.4.x Credential Provider is Disabled
Bug 975425 Intermittent Failures Updating XMLPARSE.DLL and XMLTOK.DLL causing Remote Management Failure
Bug 975439 "Audit ""Device Modified"" only shows ""Change Event"" for changes made to Summary page"
Bug 975850 no agent dialogs or popup on osx mac
Bug 975969 zman zsb should have a second entry for the passphrase for validation
Bug 975983 "zac retr “Successfully re-established trust with zone ""[could not determine]"" at URL"
Bug 976010 xplat Mac and Linux launch executable action does not use $path
Bug 976026 Bundle Audit events processing fails if Bundle Admin Notes exceeds 1024 characters
Bug 976508 OSX bundle action for install file with unpack fails when using mac application zips and zipperutil.sh is used
Bug 976673 zeninfo on xplat doesn't pick up cache settings xml files, appstate etc
Bug 977469 Wif files are taking a long time to import
Bug 977521 disaster guide points to invalid use of zman for CA role change
Bug 978127 no zenicon visible to user after system update on mac
Bug 978128 no zenicon visible to user on some new installs on mac
Bug 978286 SlipStreamed packages leaves old SU content files on satellite
Bug 978304 MS Word not showing up in usage reports
Bug 979091 zeus refresh -force not recognized as commandline option
Bug 979164 ZCC Certificates tab not showing list of server certificates
Bug 980257 Thin Client bundle action has no option to set user domain name
Bug 980566 Rights based remote management requires primary server connection
Bug 981270 Delay in starting the ZENworksWindowsService when Novell ZENworks ISD service is disabled and Just Image = true
Bug 981357 11.4.0 Oracle database schema update Error executing SQL: DECLARE  sequencePresent PLS_INTEGER   maxId PLS_INTEGER
Bug 981463 System update does not start after cancel & user logout
Bug 982441 AtsSvcInstall*.log not cleaned up
Bug 982442 commons-daemon*.log not cleaned up
Bug 983033 ZDC is not checking for zenaudit.xml and zenaudit_dmaccounts.properties
Bug 983047 See a lot of nalshell.txt files in %zenworks_home%ï¼¼logs
Bug 983205 Mutliple inventory scan triggered on random daily schedule
Bug 983453 zeninfo is not collecting the files info from the folder %ZENWORKS_HOME%ï¼¼lib
Bug 983723 Problem with reading the data from SuSE Subscription Servers (SCC)
Bug 983809 Files.html from ZENINFO missing %zenworks_home%ï¼¼share files
Bug 983893 CheckContentSystem does not validate the checksum
Bug 983928 Error running a report
Bug 984003 System update does not start after cancel & user logout
Bug 984469 GPO powershell scripts are lost after saving them
Bug 984559 Contract Sorting by any Date Column is inaccurate
Bug 984709 ZENworks Agent fails to initialize on SLES 12 server with custom partitioning
Bug 984724 ZESM Effective Policy events do not get processes
Bug 985925 need changes to section "Migrating a ZENworks 11 SP3 Server from Linux to ZENworks 11 SP4 Appliance"
Bug 986248 patch policy and non patch bundle schedule running pastdue after hibernate when pastdue is false
Bug 986375 BIOS Asset Tag isn't recognized for HP EliteDesk 800 G2
Bug 986532 ZCC Certificates tab not showing list of server certificates
Bug 986921 ZENworks Reporting documentation should contain list of TCP/IP ports required
Bug 987075 nalshell logging causes slow login
Bug 987529 Special Characters under AltGr do not work for German devices during Remote Control
Bug 988079 OSX bundle action for install file with unpack fails when using mac application zips and zipperutil.sh is used
Bug 988295 RDP session to a device with DisableZENCredentialProvider regkey set to '1', should allow direct access without login prompt
Bug 988466 WIF files not being created by scans on a Citrix server
Bug 988971 ZCC inventory report - IE 11 - when removing column unable to add further columns
Bug 989237 remove LoadAppdataIntoMemoryOndemand from online registry doc
Bug 991189 Deployment through a Windows Deployment proxy fails when the proxy server has domain or back up domain role is configured
Bug 991290 Some Office component are wrongly categorized as word processor
Bug 992284  Windows 10 anniversary update is not compatible with mirage driver installed by zenworks 11.4.x agent 
Bug 992383 Registry key UseProxyForRoles not documented
Bug 992510 Group Policies Fail to Apply on Windows Terminal Failure
Bug 992765 Network state change due to ZESM driver loading - breaking ENGL deployment in stage 3
Bug 993635 ZRS 56 appliance doc doesn't show instructions for session time out
Bug 993713 awkward error please select lesser files
Bug 993794 Oracle Security Doc - Missing CREATE TYPE and DBA Revoke rights and privileges post install
Bug 994473 FDE Logging displays PBA passwords in clear text
Bug 995251 Spelling error in zmd-messages (initlization)
Bug 995252 Zman cai spelling error
Bug 995256 ZESM Install Log spelling error
Bug 995780 Storage Device Control Policy blocks device on with correct ProductID
Bug 996429 Imaging fails with "Could not find installed Zenworks agent"
Bug 996464 When uploading the WinPE the following error is logged "Unable to mount the selected WIM file Access is denied"
Bug 996621 heap dump in ZESMSystemUpdateCommandUpdateHandler
Bug 996933 reporting rights add step
Bug 998255 TFTP Replication not starting quick task - NullPointerException
Bug 998978 no zenicon visible to user after system update on mac