CylancePROTECT Mobile release notes
CylancePROTECT Mobilerelease notes
What's new in CylancePROTECT Mobile
Record of the most recent device scan
iOSdevices, the Device Health section of the
CylancePROTECT Mobileapp will indicate when the most recent scan for threats occurred.
New name for the app
The late July release rebrands the
BlackBerry Protectapp to the
Samsung KnoxEnhanced Attestation
This release supports the use of
Samsung KnoxEnhanced Attestation in regular intervals to validate the integrity of users’
KnoxEnhanced Attestation is hardware-based and can detect device tampering, rooting, OEM unlock, and IMEI or serial number falsification, in addition to performing app health checks.
Enhancements to SMS monitoring for
This release introduces new options in
CylancePROTECT Mobilepolicies that allow you to specify an age threshold for SMS messages that can be scanned (up to 7 days old), and the ability to obfuscate certain pieces of data that
Cylance Endpoint Securitycollects, including URLs and the email or phone number of the sender. When a malicious URL is detected in a text message, an alert is reported in the management console on the Protection > Protect Mobile Alerts page.
Administrator controls for detecting developer mode on
Previously, the ability to detect developer mode on
Androiddevices was always on and you did not have the option to turn this feature off. In this release,
CylancePROTECT Mobilepolicies now include the option to turn this feature on or off. When developer mode is detected on a device, an alert is reported in the management console on the Protection > Protect Mobile Alerts page.
Update prompts for the
CylancePROTECT Mobileapp for
CylancePROTECT Mobileapp for
Androidversion 188.8.131.520 and later notifies the user when a new version of the app is available in
Google Play. After 30 days, the
CylancePROTECT Mobileapp will download the update automatically and prompt the user to complete the update and restart the app. After 60 days, the user cannot use the app until they respond to the upgrade prompt.
Customize user notification methods
For each feature that you choose to enable in a
CylancePROTECT Mobilepolicy, you can choose to notify users of threats using device notifications, email messages, or no notifications (users can view threat alerts in the
For more information, see Create a CylancePROTECT Mobile policy.
Localization of the
The app is now available in French, German, and Japanese.
Microsoft Intuneto respond to mobile threats
The December release of the
CylancePROTECT Mobileapp adds support for integration with
Microsoft Intune. The UI to configure integration with
Intunewill be added to the management console later in December 2021.
You can connect
Cylance Endpoint Securityto
Microsoft Intuneto enable
Cylance Endpoint Securityto report a device risk level to
Intune. The device risk level is calculated based on the detection of mobile threats by the
CylancePROTECT Mobileapp on
Intunecan execute mitigation actions based on the device risk level.
For more information, see Integrating Cylance Endpoint Security with Intune to respond to mobile threats in the
Cylance Endpoint SecuritySetup content.
CylancePROTECT Mobile app versions
CylancePROTECT Mobileapp versions
- CylancePROTECT Mobileapp foriOS: 184.108.40.20687
- CylancePROTECT Mobileapp forAndroid: 220.127.116.1187