Release Notes CPS 5.0.10

Collax Platform Server

New in this Version

GUI: Display of Disk Usage

In the dialog Systeminformation the disk usage is additionally display within approved pie-charts.

Issues Fixed in this Version

Security: Network Time Protocol Daemon Ntp

In the source code of the network time protocol daemon Ntp security holes have been discovered. These holes will be closed within this Collax software update.

Assigned CVE numbers: CVE-2009-3563

Backup/Restore: Backup on USB Disks

With this update the system behavior for the backup to USB-harddisks has been improved if USB-harddisks temporarily are not connected.

Backup/Restore: Changing Password for CIFS Backup Targets

From this update the password for a CIFS backup target can be changed. The GUI blocked this process if multiple backup targets to the same CIFS-server were defined.

E-Mail: Spam False Positives at the year 2010

Emails had been qualified more and more incorrectly as Spam if they had sent in 2010. This is fixed with this update, such emails are going to be qualified correctly.

Hardware: Detection of SAS Tape Drives

The detection of SAS devices failed because of device names longer than 63 characters. This issiue is corrected within this update, such devices can be inserted into local processes like backup.


With this update all functions of the modul will be installed and can be used on the server. In the list of additional modules in the “License and modules” formular the module will be shown as not installed. To solve this you have to run the Install action.

Add-on Software: New Licensing of Avira Antivir

The Anti Virus product Avira Antivir will now be identically licensed like all Collax Modules. With this method a higher handling comfort is reached.

Add-on Software: Download Progress Bar when using Avira Antivir Web-Virus-Filter

The anti virus product Avira Antivir displayed a special progress bar while scanning downloaded files. With the new anti virus technology within this update this progress bar becomes superfluous. From this update the progress bar of Avira Antivir is going to be removed.