SoftPerfect WiFi Guard Changelog

  • Added: new setting to automatically approve devices with locally administered MAC addresses.
  • Improved: prevention of sending repeated identical e-mail alerts.
  • Improved: minor enhancements for the latest Windows 10 and macOS 11.
  • Improved: better device identification with SNMP and mDNS as additional host name resolution methods.
  • Added: computer name included in outgoing email notifications.
  • Added: number of detected devices displayed in the status bar.
  • Improved: device manager window made resizable.
  • Improved: icon scaling to any DPI on high-resolution displays.
  • Updated: new 64-bit macOS build replaced the outdated 32-bit package.
  • Fixed: minor issues and user interface improvements.
  • Added IP address information in activity display.
  • Fixed a crash when trying to execute non-valid EXE file.
  • Added the OpenSSL library for secure e-mails.
  • Updated built-in SQLite database engine.
  • Updated MAC address vendor database.
  • WiFi Guard is now commercial software. To facilitate its further development, we introduced a licence fee.
  • Reintroduced macOS and Linux versions all built from the same codebase.
  • Fixed launching audio and EXE files with non-Latin characters.
  • Using system-independent date-time format in XML export.
  • Numerous high DPI fixes and reworked detection notification dialog.
  • Preventing multiple application copies from running on Windows and instead activating the current one.
  • Added recording device activity by day and hour to track when it's been online.
  • Updated and refined vendor database for easier identification of new devices.
  • Added exporting device list to a CSV file in addition to XML.
  • Added partial matching for devices with a variable MAC address.
  • 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.
  • Linux version has been discontinued due to low demand.
  • Added known devices export and import.
  • Added the copy menu item in the device manager.
  • Added timestamp and host name to email notifications.
  • Fixed sorting devices by Last Seen in the device manager.
  • Fixed a crash on Windows with a right-to-left system language.
  • Added Windows high DPI awareness for high-resolution displays.
  • Added e-mail notifications sent when unknown devices are found.
  • Fixed the main window position when an auxiliary monitor was disconnected.
  • Fixed detecting the default gateway on Windows with multiple adapters.
  • Fixed a crash when encountering a corrupted configuration file.
  • Added and updated several user interface languages.
  • Added showing friendly network adapter names on Mac OS X.
  • Added getting page titles from HTTP enabled devices.
  • Added device manager allowing to see all devices ever detected.
  • Fixed detecting the default gateway on all platforms.
  • Fixed getting MAC addresses on Mac OS X.
  • Added MAC address based vendor lookup for easier device identification.
  • Fixed saving settings on shutdown on Windows.
  • Added automatic check for new versions and about information.
  • Added custom IP address range support.
  • Added saving displayed devices to a file and copying to the clipboard.
  • Added DEB packages for Linux.
  • Initial release of our first cross-platform product.