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eDiscovery Platform 8.2 Cumulative Hotfix 4 Release

Hello Everybody, 

I wanted to let you all know that as of March 6, 2017 eDiscovery Platform 8.2 CHF4 has been released eDiscovery Platform 8.2 Cumulative Hotfix 4 Release http://www.veritas.com/docs/000125899  

Besides a good many fixes, this release contains some highlights worth the mention:  

  • Configurable Browser Cache – Provides the ability to disabled the storage of browser cache to prevent access or retention of sensitive information after user logout.  
  • Index Repair – Provides the ability to repair indexes for cases created before eDiscovery Platform 8.2 which contained keyword searches that were not accurate for content known to be present in the dataset for PDF, PPT, and Word files, where these files were first level attachments or loose files. Note: If you're unsure in general on how to proceed and/or about what cases are eligible, it's strongly encourage that you contact eDiscovery Platform support for assistance. 
  • Update Checksum for emails - Provides the ability to update the checksums for emails that may not have been de-duplicated during previous indexing in cases created before eDiscovery Platform 8.1Note: If you're unsure in general on how to proceed and/or about what data is needing the checksum updated, it's strongly encourage that you contact eDiscovery Platform support for assistance.
  • Enhancement in EV Collection defensibility report - Enhancement made to the defensibility report to include detailed information about the custodian assignment, message types, custom attributes, retention categories and policies. 
  • O365 Collection from multiple domains – Provides the ability to collect data from O365 mailboxes that exist in different domains in a multitenancy environment. A specific System Property is required to configure a Source Account with permissions to access target mailboxes. Note: If you're unsure in general on how to proceed and/or how to configure the System Property settings, it's strongly encourage that you contact eDiscovery Platform support for assistance.  

Also, there are a few important messages  that are mentioned in both the  eDiscovery Platform 8.2 Cumulative Hotfix 4 Release Notes and at eDiscovery Platform 8.2 Cumulative Hotfix 4 Release http://www.veritas.com/docs/000125899:  

  • IMPORTANT NOTE The MySQL service must be running to fully install any CHF. Whether MySQL is hosted on an eDiscovery Platform server (master or worker nodes) or on a remote server, the service must be running. 
  • IMPORTANT! Veritas eDiscovery Platform 8.2 CHF4 also requires a critical patch to be installed afterward. For more background, see www.veritas.com/docs/000125017 

You can apply the hotfix by downloading from the aforementioned link and installing from the exe file.  

As with any upgrade, please first refer to the upgrade support documents:   

Attached are the eDiscovery Platform 8.2 Cumulative Hotfix 4 Release Notes for your review.

Best Regards,
James Harris
Business Critical Engineer Veritas eDiscovery Platform
Business Critical Services
Veritas Technologies LLC