On Tuesday, March 30, 2021, Cisco Umbrella will release Virtual Appliance (VA) version 2.8.9 to the stage track.
On Tuesday, April 6, 2021, Cisco Umbrella will release Virtual Appliance (VA) version 2.8.9 to all waves of the production track.
Version 2.8.9 is a patch release and will not cause the VA to restart.
Customer VAs may upgrade over a period of days as opposed to consecutively upgrading one after another. To receive this upgrade, ensure that your firewall is configured to enable access to disthost.umbrella.com.
As a reminder, two VAs must be deployed in order to upgrade automatically during the upgrade window.
CHANGE SUMMARY (2.8.5 to 2.8.9)
- Enables validation of digitally signed upgrades even if the VA cannot access www.cisco.com