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January 2024

Version 1.2.3

January 26, 2024

  • Added a Software Identification (SWID) tag.

  • Replaced the existing folder containing third-party license documentation with a single open source attributions file.

  • Updated bc-fips from version to

September 2023

Version 1.2.2

September 11, 2023

  • Updated installer to reference 'Fortra' instead of 'HelpSystems.' This includes the default installation directory.

  • Updated installer and uninstaller logos to display Fortra branding.

  • Updated application branding to display Fortra instead of HelpSystems.

  • Updated license agreement.

  • Upgraded Java from 17.0.3 to 17.0.8+7.

  • Updated Bouncy Castle libraries from version 1.0.5 to

  • Removed unused JCE policy files.

July 2022

Version 1.2.1

July 12, 2022

  • Updated Bouncy Castle libraries from version 1.0.4 to 1.0.5.

  • Updated Open PGP Studio to Java 17.

  • Updated Apache Log4j from version 2.16.0 to 2.17.1.

  • Updated PGP Studio branding.

  • Fixed an issue with incorrect modified dates showing on folders and drives.

  • Fixed a sorting issue with the 'Last Modified' and 'Type' columns.

  • Fixed an issue that caused null pointer errors when preference file was set to read only.

October 2020

Version 1.2.0

October 7, 2020

  • Upgraded Bouncy Castle libraries to version 1.0.4.

  • Upgraded log4j.jar from version 1.2.14 to 2.13.3.

  • Updated bundled Java JRE from version 8 to version 11.

  • Updated preferred encryption and hashing algorithms to more secure options.

  • Updated End User License Agreement and third party licenses.

  • Removed deprecated "Check for Updates" menu item. Future updates must be directly downloaded from our website.

  • Fixed an issue where the Verify task was not always referencing the correct Base Directory.

  • Fixed broken links to online help and product website.