Tag: GSS 3.1

Ghost Solution Suite 3.1: security update MP4

Symantec has just released a critical security hotfix for the dll loading issue (CVE-2016-6590) in GSS 3.1. The hotfix is included in the latest maintenance pack 4 (MP4). More about the issue can be found in the security advisory.


Ghost Solution Suite 3.1 released

Symantec released GSS V3.1 on March 7th 2016. This release can upgrade an existing GSS 3.0 install but it requires a new license, the one from GSS 3.0 will not work.

This minor version contains the following enhancements:

  • Support for Windows 10 out of the box
  • save and restore to local drive and network share is back (not in 3.0)
  • Partition imaging added (console)
  • Improved Automation Folder Feature
  • Enhanced Sysprep support for Win10
  • Support for multiple WinPE versions
  • Updated LinuxPE (newer Kernel)
  • Support for WinPE 10 added
  • Path to an installed ADK/WAIK can now be set
  • Main console UI dialogs were updated (for new features and low screen resolutions)
  • Updated ASDK – GSS Administrator Software Development Kit (this will be a separate release in the next months)

Note: The first Hotfix package for GSS 3.1 (HF1) will be released at the end of april 2016.