Release Notes

These release notes list and describe the new features, enhancements, and resolved issues in the NGINX Management Suite Security Monitoring module.


1.0.0

November 17, 2022

What’s New

This release includes the following updates:

  • Introducing the NGINX Management Suite Security Monitoring module

    Use the NGINX Management Suite Security Monitoring module to monitor the NGINX App Protect WAF protection of your apps and APIs. View protection insights for analyzing possible threats and tuning policies.

    The Security Monitoring module includes the following:

    • Informative dashboards that provide valuable protection insights
    • In-depth security log details to help with analyzing possible threats and making policy decisions

    Refer to the Installation Guide to get started.

Dependencies with Instance Manger, NGINX App Protect WAF, and NGINX Plus

The Security Monitoring module requires the following versions of Instance Manager to be installed on the management plane:

Security Monitoring Instance Manager
1.0.0 2.6.0 and later
Important:
The Security module will not install or upgrade Instance Manager automatically. You’ll need to manually install or upgrade Instance Manager to a supported version.

The Security Monitoring module requires the following versions of NGINX App Protect WAF and NGINX Plus for the data plane:

Security Monitoring NGINX App Protect WAF NGINX Plus
1.0.0 Release version 3.12.2 R27