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Deep Freeze 8.61 released for Cloud & On Premise Customers

Faronics is happy to announce that we have released an updated version of Deep Freeze - version 8.61.

In addition to many important fixes, customers can expect the following improvements:

  • Feature Updates
    Introduced a new option under the Windows Update tab to install “Security, Critical, & Feature Updates” when retrieving updates from the Microsoft Windows Update website. An issue with not being able to reliably install Feature Updates has been resolved as well.
  • Update WSUS Server
    Implemented mechanism to forcibly update Windows Update status to WSUS server during Windows Update task.
  • Support for Latest Boot Camp
    Deep Freeze supports Boot Camp v6.1.7748 and up.
  • Enhanced Cloud Connector and Cloud Relay Security
    TLS 1.1 and 1.2 are now used to connect the Enterprise Console or Cloud Relay to

Customers using our Cloud-based platform will see the updated version of Deep Freeze available as an updated service that can be installed, and customers using our on-premise products can download the updated version of the product from Faronics Labs or Faronics Customer Center (for customers outside of North America).

As always if you have any issues or questions regarding the update please feel free to drop our support team a ticket at or through the support portal at 

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