Important: if you are running Sputnik Control Center on White Box Enterprise Linux (WBEL), we strongly recommend that you upgrade to CentOS 4.7 before installing this release.

SputnikNet version enhancements include:
  • Optional expiration and blackout interval settings in User Authentication systems
  • Three customizable free-form data fields in User Authentication systems (for example to capture customer email, title, company name, etc. on user account signup page)
  • Ablility to set custom theme colors in SputnikNet administrative user interface
  • Ability to send SNMP node up/down alerts to an external server to assist AP status monitoring
  • New Reports module that enables administrators to automatically send periodic email reports to venue owners detailing hotspot usage
  • New blocked redirect URL option for Guest and User Authentication systems that redirects browsers to a specified URL if the end-user is within the blocked timeframe
  • Improved accuracy of "time remaining" values in the Session Monitor window
SputnikNet Express version enhancements include:
  • SputnikNet Express can optionally apply OpenDNS settings to hotspots (set to "Low" content filtering level)
  • SputnikNet Express now includes a Lycos-based theme
Bug Fixes:
  • Fixed delete router bug
  • Fixed a bug in PayPal Authentication systems that resulted in bandwidth caps not being detected immediately at login
  • Fixed node alert bug that resulted in alerts being sent too frequently during minor network outage events
  • SputnikNet now detects and ignores non-resolving domains in network policies