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Release Name: 7.0.0
This is the first release of the Greenbone Security Assistant (GSA) 7.0 module for the Open Vulnerability Assessment System release 9 (OpenVAS-9). It is the web client that makes the full feature set of OpenVAS Manager available in a web browser. GSA 7.0 introduces an entirely new layout and style of the user interface. This includes a new dashboard feature as well as numerous new charts. The new GSA also introduces the explicit asset management for hosts and operating systems. Many thanks to everyone who has contributed to this release: Benoît Allard, Hani Benhabiles, Björn Ricks, Matthew Mundell, Timo Pollmeier, Jan-Oliver Wagner and Michael Wiegand.
Main changes compared to the 6.0 series: * Comprehensively updated user interface with new style and workflows, dialogs and various comfort functions using JS technology. * Introduced configurable dashboards. * Several new charts, from schedule gantt to host network topology. * Explicit asset management for hosts and operating systems. * Built-in CVE Scanner for immediate offline evaluation of assets. * Increased several build dependencies. Main changes compared to 6.1+beta4: * Comprehensive rework of the charts. * Comprehensive rework of the dialogs. * Send filter when creating assets from a report, so that the overrides and min QOD settings are used. * Scanner OMP Slave replaces the Slaves type and require valid TLS certificate. * Reworked I18N support and added first parts of Portuguese, French, Turkish and Arabic. * Changed performance overview to use from-to ranges. * Add "Most vulnerable Operating Systems" chart. * Add alert method SNMP. * Added a global dashboard. * Combine individual feed management pages into a single one. * SCP and verinice credentials now credentials objects. * Added dashboards to more sections. * Add Default CA Cert setting. * Replaced png graphics by svg graphics. * Add support for connecting to Manager over a UNIX socket. * Add command line options --munix-socket and --unix-socket. * Add command line options --http-sts and --http-sts-max-age. * Increase limit of maximum connections per IP. * Increase dependency for gnutls from 2.8 to 3.2.15. * Increase dependency for glib from 2.16 to 2.32. * Increase required cmake version from 2.6 to 2.8. * Numerous minor fixes and improvements. * Some improvements for the logging. * Fixes for UTF-8. * Reduced memory consumption and fixed memory leaks.