Quality Clouds 18.2.4 Release Notes



Release date: June 1st, 2018

Highlights

New bests practice implemented 

ServiceNow

The following new ServiceNow best practice are included in this release:

IDDescriptionSeverityArea of impactAffected elementCovered by Quality CloudsCovered by Update Set scan utility
9Too many fields in a Form Section.MediumPerformance
Form Section

(error)
67Forms with too many sections.LowPerformanceForm

(error)
104UI Scripts with hard-coded sys_ids.MediumManageabilityUI Script


Javascript

The following new Javascript best practice are included in this release:

IDDescriptionSeverityArea of impactAffected elementCovered by Quality CloudsCovered by Update Set scan utility
200Javascript - Optimize LoopsHighPerformanceUI Script

201Javascript - Avoid use of eval functionHighSecurityUI Script

202Javascript - Use === comparisonWarningManageabilityUI Script

203Javascript - Avoid use of alert functionLowScalabilityUI Script

204Javascript - Avoid use of local storage on Client Scripts

High

SecurityUI Script

205JavaScript - Avoid unrestricted targetOrigin on cross-domain messagingHighSecurityUI Script

206Javascript - Avoid use of Function ConstructorsHighSecurityUI Script

207Javascript - Avoid use of WebDBHighSecurityUI Script

208Javascript - Avoid use of debugger statementsHighSecurityUI Script

209JavaScript -  Avoid making connections on unsafe protocolsHighSecurityUI Script


New configuration item types included in analysis 


The following configuration element types are now included in the analysis:

  • UI Scripts
  • Form Layouts
  • Form Sections


New Update Set 

The new update set contains the access control lists (ACLs) needed to access the new tables scanned for the new Configuration Element types. 

The incremental UpdateSet to upgrade to version 18.2.4.0 from version 18.2.2.0 is available here: sys_remote_update_set_QualityClouds_18_2_1_to_18_2_4.xml.

The full UpdateSet to configure a brand-new instance for Quality Clouds version 18.2.4.0 is available on Set up your ServiceNow instance.


Scan Website new features 

Added Scan Date baseline for Scan Mail variations. Minor changes in the calculation of some of the ratios.

Prevent overlapped user sessions to avoid dashboard visualization issues.

New Free Update Set scan notification mail with attached results file.

API v2 endpoints now available.

Enhanced API logging. 

Added password recovery option.

Minor fixes and cosmetic changes


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