New Features And Enhancements In Hotfix Release 88.1.0

New Features And Enhancements In Hotfix Release 88.1.0

Here is the list of the new features and enhancements.

CategoryFeatureDetailed Description and Benefits
Behavior AnalyticsAdvanced UEBA User Confidence Index New capabilities are introduced in advanced UEBA for risk compliance (malicious/non-compliant insider) and breach detection (adversary controlled compromised insider device/account) and remediation policies.

New capabilities include:

  • 30+ detections including ML based detections
  • Actionable context of a user’s risky behavior
    • User time boxing and correlation logic improves detection and conviction criteria
    • A number of additional detectors provide more insights for the user’s behavior
  • Forensic investigation of user activity
  • User confidence index (UCI), UCI based actionable policies and third party risk exchange
    • UCI threshold based inline policies
    • UCI API export for user Risk Exchange with CTE

The UCI score and UCI based inline policies are only available with advanced UEBA.

Contact Support to enable this feature in your account.

CASB Inline ProtectionApp connector support for AWS services With this release, we now provide app connector support for the following Amazon services:
Netskope for IaaSGoogle Cloud Platform (GCP) – Storage ScanNetskope storage scan helps customers identify and secure sensitive content stored in GCP. With this release, customers will be able to extend their data protection coverage to GCP. Customers can create granular policies to raise alerts when sensitive data is found in GCP cloud storage. In addition to the Netskope user interface, these policies can also be managed via REST APIs, for workflow automation needs.

Features for this release include:

  • Ability to inspect content at the Org/Folder/Project level.
  • Ability to set granular policies and focus data protection based on specific storage and object attributes.

Granular policy attributes supported are:

  • Organization/Project/Folder controls at the instance level.
  • Name/Geo/Label/Storage Class/Access/Encryption controls at the container level.
  • Name/Content Type/Access controls at the object level.
Netskope for IaaSAzure CIS benchmark supportCIS Microsoft Azure Foundations Benchmark version 1.3.0 will be part of Security Posture predefined profiles now. This is the latest version of Azure CIS benchmarks.
Netskope for IaaSGoogle Kubernetes Engine supportSecurity Posture now includes the CIS Benchmark for Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) 1.1.0. CIS specify 44 automated checks in this benchmark; the Netskope profile implements 25 of those 44 checks that can be evaluated from GCP APIs.
NG SWG / CASBNetskope Cloud destination server enhancementsNetskope Cloud now connects to the destination servers using the destination IP address provided by the Netskope client instead of DNS resolving the domain name, for traffic that is steered and bypassed in the Netskope Cloud.
Private AccessBrowser Access for HTTP/HTTPS trafficNetskope Private Access now supports Browser Access, an additional method through which users can access enterprise internal web applications over HTTP/HTTPS.

Users can also access non HTTP/HTTPS internal applications using the Netskope client.


For Browser Access functionality, admins are required to upgrade Publishers to version 1.4.6285.

SSPMDetection and app enhancementsThis SSPM release is focused on adding more detections and more apps.

Microsoft 365

  • Additional global configuration rules
  • Detection for user resources
  • Detection for cloud-to-cloud resources (C2C; 3rd party OAuth applications)


  • Additional global configuration rules


  • Additional global configuration rules


  • CIS Benchmark global configuration rules


  • Netskope best practice global configuration rules
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