Change History

Below you will find the list of changes introduced by each published Unity API service build.


Published on Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Version 1.0.19070.2 - Maintenance Update

  • Resolved a problem in the ECom.Shop scope where an "invalid state" error was returned in case the state field was legitimately omitted (in applicable cases) when setting customers on a cart
  • Resolved a problem in the ECom.Licenses scope where an incorrect company name was returned when creating licenses
  • Miscellaneous documentation refinements

Published on Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Version 1.0.19042.1 - Feature Update

  • NEW: Added initial set of API methods for the new ECom.Shop scope, which will provide a new experience for ordering products via the API going forward
  • Miscellaneous documentation refinements

Published on Thursday, October 11, 2018

Version 1.0.18263.2 - Feature Update

  • Added possibility to query DNS Protection request records for certain categories (see here for details about the added by-category query or here for information about all available DNS Protection traffic information calls)
  • Miscellaneous documentation refinements and service optimizations

Published on Thursday, July 5, 2018

Version 1.0.18179.1 - Feature Update

  • NEW: Added possibility to query DNS Protection traffic summary data and blocked requests information (see here for available queries)
  • Adjusted handling of SkyStatus usage report queries when an effectiveDate is specified for which no report data is available yet (see the description of the effectiveDate parameter here for example)
  • Adjusted the default behavior when no effectiveDate value is passed to SkyStatus usage report queries. The behavior is now to return the most recent available report data, which will be the report data for the day before yesterday under normal circumstances.
  • Miscellaneous documentation refinements and service optimizations

Published on Monday, May 14, 2018

Version 1.0.18128.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Miscellaneous refinements and service optimizations

Published on Thursday, April 26, 2018

Version 1.0.18108.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Deprecated functionality: For DNS Protection management, removed possibility to create or modify DNSP policy mappings of type 'DynamicIP'

Published on Thursday, April 5, 2018

Version 1.0.18088.1 - Feature Update

  • NEW: Added a SkyStatus.Reporting scope which allows querying 30-day and one-day usage reports for the following areas:
  • Endpoint usage reports provide comprehensive GSM-level and Site-level information about WSA endpoints usage
  • DNS Protection usage reports provide a GSM-level and Site-level overview of seen DNS Protection activity
  • WSAT usage reports provide basic GSM-level and Site-level information about Webroot Security Awareness Training (WSAT) usage
  • Miscellaneous refinements and service optimizations

Published on Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Version 1.0.18080.1 - Feature Update

  • NEW: Added possibility to query a single sign-on link for accessing the console website without having to authenticate again (see here)
  • Included information in the API documentation to inform about the upcoming deprecation of DNSP policy mappings of type 'DynamicIP' (see here for more information)
  • Miscellaneous refinements and service optimizations

Published on Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Version 1.0.18050.4 - Feature Update

  • NEW: Added support for managing activation of the Webroot Security Awareness Training (WSAT) module for GSM sites via the console API
  • WSAT is now returned as a module when getting information about a given GSM console that has WSAT enabled (see here)
  • If WSAT is enabled for a site, it is now returned as a module when getting information about the list of sites on a GSM console (see here) or about a specific GSM site (see here)
  • Added the possibility to specify WSAT as a module when creating or editing a GSM site
  • NEW: Added a call to the console API which allows looking up site details by a given site keycode (see here)
  • Added a requirement notice about specifying a reasonable user-agent string in all API requests to the API Reference section
  • Added links to the Webroot website and the Webroot community location to the documentation homepage
  • Miscellaneous refinements and service optimizations

Published on Monday, December 18, 2017

Version 1.0.17346.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Corrected an issue in the ecom service extension which prevented updating module seats for a license while leaving endpoint protection seats unchanged
  • Corrected an issue in the ecom service extension which prevented license updates when using an alpha-numeric partner product identifier
  • Made some smaller refinements to the ecom, console, and skystatus service documentation
  • Miscellaneous refinements and service optimizations

Published on Thursday, October 19, 2017

Version 1.0.17291.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Miscellaneous documentation refinements and service optimizations

Published on Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Version 1.0.17262.1 - Feature Update

  • NEW: Added support for DNS Protection management to the console API
  • Added the possibility to provide a modules array when creating or editing a GSM site (see here and here)
  • Added a call to get information about a given GSM console including modules (see here)
  • Added a call to get information about DNS Protection categories (see here)
  • Added calls to get information about DNS Protection policies (see here and here)
  • Added calls to get information about DNS Protection policy mappings (see here and here)
  • Added calls to create and edit DNS Protection policy mappings (see here and here)
  • Added a call to delete DNS Protection mappings (see here)
  • Added modules array to response records when getting a list of sites for a GSM console (see here)
  • Added modules array to response records when getting information about a site (see here)

Published on Thursday, July 27, 2017

Version 1.0.17199.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Miscellaneous refinements and service optimizations

Published on Thursday, July 27, 2017

Version 1.0.17129.2 - Feature Update

  • NEW: Added support for managing license modules (e.g. DNS Protection) to ecom service extension calls
  • Added modules array to response record when querying details about an individual license (see here and here)
  • Added modules array to response record when querying child licenses (see here)
  • Added modules array to request and response records when creating a full license or a trial license (see here and here)
  • Added calls for adding a trial module to a given keycode or license id (see here and here)
  • Added modules array to request and response records when updating a license (see here and here)
  • Added calls for cancelling a module for a given keycode or license id (see here and here)

Published on Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Version 1.0.17096.1 - Feature Update

  • NEW: Parts of the Unity API documentation are now available in Japanese language. The language can be changed via the respective link in the page footer.
  • Miscellaneous service refinements

Published on Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Version 1.0.17067.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Extended the API Reference left-side navigation menu to include groups of API actions, if available (e.g. for Console GSM actions)
  • Added ContinuationToken field to the response of endpoint status requests (see here and here) to better facilitate custom continuation queries
  • Miscellaneous refinements and service optimizations

Published on Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Version 1.0.16355.2 - Maintenance Update

  • Added IsTrial field to response records when information about child licenses is queried via the ecom service extension (see here)
  • Added ExternalAccountId field to the response when information about a license is queried via the ecom service extension (see here and here)
  • Minor miscellaneous documentation refinements

Published on Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Version 1.0.16336.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Extended API reference documentation to show more suitable sample request and response data
  • Added service security improvements for better tracking invalid authentication attempts

Published on Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Version 1.0.16316.2 - Maintenance Update

  • Added AccessLevel field to information returned by the console get sites and get site queries to indicate the querying user's access permissions on the site(s)
  • Added information to the console addadminrequest documentation on how to obtain site access
  • Added usage information to the console edit site admins action
  • Adjusted API URLs displayed in images in the Getting Started guide

Published on Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Version 1.0.16280.1 - Maintenance Update

  • ECom service requests now return status code 403 (Forbidden) instead of 401 (Unauthorized) when a license request is denied, which better reflects the request result
  • Console service requests now return status code 403 (Forbidden) instead of 400 (Bad Request) for applicable error scenarios to better reflect the request result
  • Made some smaller refinements to parameter validation for certain Console and SkyStatus actions in order to prevent invalid input

Published on Monday, September 26, 2016

Version 1.0.16259.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Resolved a problem with the Endpoint Status GSM request which prevented querying individual endpoints using the machineId parameter
  • Added a notice to the console addadminrequest to warn about inherent consequences for the API-only user
  • Made some smaller updates to the documentation of certain API actions and model fields to correct minor inconsistencies

Published on Monday, August 29, 2016

Version 1.0.16237.3 - Feature Update

  • NEW: Added API methods for querying threat history information for a site, a group of endpoints, or a specific endpoint (see the Console GSM scope reference for more information)
  • NEW: Authenticating with a GSM console user also grants access to SkyStatus.GSM, SkyStatus.Site, and SkyStatus.Usage scopes for querying endpoint status information
  • Updated the documentation for the Comments field for the create site action to be a required field in accordance to the Global Site Manager (GSM) console
  • Made some smaller adjustments to the documentation of console actions to better align it with terms used in the GSM console
  • Deprecated duplicate routes to SkyStatus endpoint status queries in order to avoid confusion (see here and here). The duplicate routes will remain available for the foreseeable future, but it is advised to use the remaining API action in your implementations from now on.

Published on Monday, July 11, 2016

Version 1.0.16188.1 - Feature Update

  • NEW: Made the console APIs available on production environment (see the API Reference for more information)
  • Corrected a problem which caused ecom request to fail when the number of seats for a license is decreased (see here or here for more information)
  • Extended internal logging in order to better capture information about authentication related requests
  • Improved internal tracking and validation of data flowing to and from sub services
  • Streamlined the internal authentication process to be less dependent on sub service extensions

Published on Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Version 1.0.16167.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Corrected a problem which could cause authentication to fail in case the user name included dashes
  • Corrected not being able to renew client secrets under certain circumstances

Published on Monday, June 13, 2016

Version 1.0.16160.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Allow specifying keycodes with or without dashes in URL paths of ecom requests (previously keycodes had to be specified without dashes only)
  • Adjusted description of ecom delete license actions to say "cancel license" instead of "delete license", as it more clearly describes the executed operation
  • Streamlined various internal areas to reduce general resource usage

Published on Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Version 1.0.16095.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Improved reliability of SkyStatus requests when data does not match expected formats
  • Corrected some minor service framework and logging inconsistencies

Published on Thursday, March 17, 2016

Version 1.0.16075.2 - Maintenance Update

  • Added system to show important information on demand in the API documentation
  • Extended internal authentication data models to fit upcoming API needs
  • Improved flexibility of internal statistics reporting
  • Improved error handling and response when problems are encountered while browsing the online documentation
  • Implemented some minor service framework performance and reliability improvements

Published on Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Version 1.0.16039.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Extended documentation to enable displaying information about deprecated actions
  • Corrected a potentially misleading link in step 5 of the Getting Started guide
  • Made some smaller improvements to the internal logging system

Published on Thursday, January 14, 2016

Version 1.0.16014.2 - Maintenance Update

  • Added a Hidden field to endpoint information returned by SkyStatus requests (see the EndpointInfo response model for more information)
  • Corrected certain values not being processed properly in ecom requests for creating or updating licenses
  • Enabled the new layout for the API documentation to improve its legibility and presentation
  • Included additional remarks in documentation of individual actions and fields where applicable
  • Added a getting started guide to the API documentation, which describes a sample request flow including authentication and access token refresh
  • Made some smaller refinements to the authentication documentation

Published on Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Version 1.0.15293.2 - Maintenance Update

  • Resolved a problem with certain SkyStatus requests causing high CPU load

Published on Friday, October 16, 2015

Version 1.0.15271.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Added Deactivated and ActivationStatusTime fields to endpoint information returned by SkyStatus requests
  • Enhanced flexiblity of internal authentication flow in preparation for future service extensions
  • Adjusted log messages to improve consistency and to ease troubleshooting
  • Made some smaller enhancements to background worker components for logging

Published on Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Version 1.0.15258.3 - Maintenance Update

  • Corrected an error being returned when SkyStatus is queried with a GSM key that does not have any sites associated yet
  • Cleaned up and refined internal logging to improve overall resource consumption

Published on Monday, September 14, 2015

Version 1.0.15253.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Reduced the length of SkyStatus continuation URIs to avoid running into length limits
  • Corrected wrong scheme name being set in SkyStatus continuation URIs
  • Resolved a (de-)serialization problem with SkyStatus continuation URIs that could cause continuation requests to fail
  • Resolved a problem that caused the API reference documentation not consistently showing all available groups of API methods
  • Added information to the authentication documentation about how to identify expired refresh tokens
  • Cleaned up a number of minor documentation shortcomings

Published on Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Version 1.0.15243.3 - Maintenance Update

  • NEW: Added method to query orders by vendor code (GetOrderByVendorCode) to the ecom service extension
  • Resolved a data conversion error when specifying optional date-time values in ecom requests
  • Ensured that the kind of date-time values is consistently handled with all ecom requests

Published on Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Version 1.0.15231.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Extended and cleaned up internal data models in preparation for supporting upcoming APIs
  • Applied various smaller bug fixes

Published on Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Version 1.0.15216.2 - Feature Update

  • NEW: Added API methods to query device usage statistics for a given site or gsm keycode
  • NEW: Added a set of additional data points (e.g. hostname) to endpoint information returned in SkyStatus requests
  • Documentation: Added information describing new API methods and data points
  • Integrated enhanced caching for improved API request performance
  • Made some further smaller improvements to error information returned in case of request errors

Published on Thursday, July 16, 2015

Version 1.0.15197.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Applied change to return correct error status code 401, instead of 500, when using an access token that has already been superseded by a refreshed access token
  • Corrected that an error response body was occasionally encoded in the default JSON format although the request specified accept type XML
  • Made some further smaller improvements to error information returned in case of request errors
  • Documentation: For authentication, added recommendation to specify client id and client secret in the Authorization header as suggested by the OAuth standard
  • Documentation: Changed API Reference menu item at the top of the page into a drop-down menu, providing direct access to individual API documentation areas
  • Documentation: Added general information about request authorization on the API Reference page
  • Documentation: Added information about required scope for each group of API methods on the API Reference page
  • Documentation: Made some smaller text improvements and corrections

Published on Thursday, July 9, 2015

Version 1.0.15190.2 - Maintenance Update

  • Applied smaller corrections to API documentation
  • Made some general service reliability improvements
  • Enhanced information returned in case of request errors
  • Resolved a problem with refreshing access tokens when using explicit scopes
  • Improved handling of scopes that are allowed for the calling user

Published on Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Version 1.0.15181.1 - Maintenance Update

  • Split SkyStatus scopes from SkyStatus.Endpoints to SkyStatus.Site and SkyStatus.GSM
  • Corrected route prefix values for authentication request
  • Updated SkyStatus service module to resolve various smaller shortcomings
  • Added endpoint for querying service version information (api/health/version)
  • Improved handling of 404 (Not Found) and 405 (Method Not Allowed) errors
  • Corrected error 500 (Internal Server Error) returned for ecom API requests

Published on Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Version 1.0.15168.1 - Initial Stable Development Build

  • Single, scope based authentication
  • Support for e-commerce licensing and ordering API
  • Support for endpoint status queries
  • Initial version of API documentation made available