Our latest news, software releases and updates

20 July 2015

SoftPerfect WiFi Guard v1.0.6

  • Linux version has been discontinued due to low demand.
  • Added custom command execution on detection of unknown devices.
  • Replaced XML config storage with a more reliable SQLite database.
  • Several minor tweaks and fixes throughout the application.

19 July 2015

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v6.0.7

  • Added an option to allow ARP outside current subnet.
  • Added adapter name in the auto detection dialog.
  • Added official Windows 10 support.

16 July 2015

SoftPerfect Switch Port Mapper v1.0.9

  • Added /fullrow in the console version and an option in the GUI to allow repeating values in output.
  • Added respecting the column order and visibility when saving to a CSV/HTML file from the GUI.
  • Added respecting the column order when using the /column switch in the console version.

22 June 2015

SoftPerfect Bandwidth Manager v3.1.3

  • Updated the DPI engine and added support of Vevo, Pandora and QUIC.
  • Added a couple of default IPv6 local address ranges in the LAN filter.
  • Fixed an interoperability issue between 32-bit GUI and 64-bit core.

16 June 2015

SoftPerfect Connection Emulator v1.6

  • Fixed simulating bandwidth cap when latency was applied to less than 100% of packets.
  • Added logging packets before and after processing to a Libpcap file for further analysis.

7 June 2015

SoftPerfect Switch Port Mapper v1.0.8

  • Added getting MAC addresses from port security configuration entries.
  • Added getting MAC addresses from port security authentication data.
  • Updated the MAC address vendor database.

21 May 2015

SoftPerfect Bandwidth Manager v3.1.2

  • Added custom header and footer for the web-report and made it HTML5 compliant.
  • Fixed a deadlock when database restore took a while and a race condition occured.

11 May 2015

SoftPerfect NetWorx v5.4

  • Added Y-axis labels rounding to good-looking values on the graph, e.g. 10K, 20K, 30K, 40K, 50K.
  • Added logarithmic scale on the graph to enable showing very small and very large values together.
  • Added a monthly total in daily auto reports and HTML reports are sent inline, not as attachment.
  • Added SNMPv3 support for monitoring the router (see the hidden settings).

29 April 2015

SoftPerfect Bandwidth Manager v3.1.1

  • Added a new type of date-bound rule. Now a rule can become active for one day in a month.
  • Added quota boost support to allow users to have a temporary quota extension within a period.
  • Added notifications emailed when a quota boost is added to let the user know about the extension.

23 April 2015

SoftPerfect Switch Port Mapper v1.0.7

  • Fixed VLAN detection for certain Cisco switches.
  • Added sorting MAC addresses per port in the output.
  • Added CDP and LLDP discovery for info about connected devices.
  • Added Connect to Router and Connect to Switch commands in device info.
  • Added the /switch and /router command line params to the GUI version.
  • Added the /column switch to the console version to restrict printable output.

20 April 2015

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v6.0.6

  • Added menu items for nested bookmarks to apply bookmarks as a group.
  • Added showing the contents of a regex capture group rather than a match itself.
  • Added basic HTTP authentication support for Remote XML to access protected devices.
  • Fixed stripping control characters that could leak into columns. Improved saving columns.

19 April 2015

SoftPerfect NetWorx v5.3.5

  • Fixed text overlapping in the bar chart and use the thousand separator by default.
  • Fixed initialisation of the UPnP router monitoring if it wasn't ready on startup.
  • Added automatic reports saved to a file or sent by e-mail.

22 March 2015

SoftPerfect Bandwidth Manager v3.1.0

  • Added DPI based bandwidth throttling for users violating network policies.
  • Added quota expiry info and received/sent amounts in the web-report.
  • Added custom labels for received/sent data in both the UI and web-reports.
  • Added displaying user emails and notifications in main view (View - Columns).
  • Changed web-reports: for rules with a quota only output records for the period.

22 March 2015

SoftPerfect Switch Port Mapper v1.0.6

  • Fixed reporting speed for 10 Gb and faster interfaces.
  • Fixed save/load of error and discard counters from XML files.
  • Added getting additional MAC addresses from dot1xAuthStatsTable.
  • Added getting VLANs configured on a switch and VLAN membership.
  • Added remembering last selected and used device in the GUI version.
  • Added command line switches /switch and /router to the GUI version.

17 March 2015

SoftPerfect NetWorx v5.3.4

  • Added a hidden setting for virtual adapters monitoring ignored by default.
  • Fixed firing off-peak notifications as they were sometimes not processed.
  • Fixed graph disappearance when clicking the desktop in Hide Graph on Full Screen.
  • Added Properties and Open File Location menu options in the application view.
  • Added experimental workaround for routers with incorrect UPnP implementation.
  • Added getting process name from the kernel for reliable application names reporting.
  • Updated languages, filter drivers, done numerous minor fixes and improvements.

16 March 2015

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v6.0.5

  • Fixed crash on systems not supporting IPv6 where IPv6 related options were enabled.
  • Fixed crash when launched from a task scheduler with no visible desktop and taskbar.
  • Fixed an issue with MAC-based friendly names during rescanning and adding new names.

25 February 2015

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v6.0.4

  • Fixed sending ARP requests outside current subnet to resolve MAC addresses.
  • Fixed using old IP addresses in DHCP Discovery and the IP detection dialog.
  • Added support for multiple ranges on the /range command line switch.
  • Added checkmarks allowing to show/hide third-party applications.
  • Added a built-in credential manager and "try-all-logins" feature.
  • Added password encryption in config files (except SNMP passwords).
  • Added a custom font option for the main view in the settings.

23 February 2015

SoftPerfect Switch Port Mapper v1.0.5

  • Added a configuration setting to change the default tree font.
  • Fixed a search issue where invisible rows were not searched.

29 January 2015

SoftPerfect Switch Port Mapper v1.0.4

  • Added SNMP discovery tool for locating switches and routers.
  • Fixed a freeze and updated the MAC address vendor database.

19 January 2015

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v6.0.3

  • Added an option to strip domain names out of group membership output.
  • Added sorting and rearranging bookmarks in the bookmark manager.
  • Fixed XML parser error with multiple nodes in UPnP discovery.
  • Fixed import errors with host names that contain dashes.

10 December 2014

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v6.0.2

  • Fixed painting odd/even rows and loading in-folder config files.
  • Fixed transposing default WOL address when converting old config.
  • Added service name lookup to display a service name rather than port number.
  • Added a progress indicator in downloading MAC address and service definitions.

3 December 2014

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v6.0.1

  • Added DHCPv6 server discovery and their AD status.
  • Fixed friendly names conversion from the previous version.
  • Fixed application variables conversion from the previous version.
  • Fixed an issue when scanning for LAN group and NetBios was used.

1 December 2014

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v6.0

  • Added complete IPv6 support: a range scan and neighbour discovery.
  • Added authentication when enumerating shares, not only when testing writability.
  • Added getting a list of installed applications read from the registry.
  • Heaps of tweaks and fixes throughout the application.

23 November 2014

SoftPerfect Bandwidth Manager v3.0.9

  • Added a warning when the LAN filter and bridging are used together.
  • Added Telegram and VHUA to the DPI engine; better detection of other protocols.
  • Fixed a driver issue with MTU on RAS connections and a WinGate compatibility issue.
  • Updated the underlying XML and SQLite engine for faster handling of large rulesets.

28 October 2014

SoftPerfect Connection Emulator v1.5.5

  • Fixed an MTU issue with RAS connections.
  • Fixed a compatibility issue with WinGate.