MuleSoft product team is investing heavily in the MuleSoft Anypoint platform. In December, MuleSoft upgraded several connectors for widely adopted technologies such as AS2 Connector, Zendesk Connector, Slack Connector, ServiceNow Connector, Salesforce Connector, Jira Connector, Salesforce Marketing Cloud Connector, HTTP Connector, SFTP Connector, Amazon DynamoDB Connector, RPA Connector, Stripe Connector, SAP SuccessFactors Connector, NetSuite Connector, APIkit for Mule 4, Cloudhub Dedicated Load Balancer, RPA Manager, RPA Recorder, etc. The focus was to have connectors upgrade for the entire month. The commitment shows maturity, stability, and strength of the product.
|APIkit for Mule 4
|• This release fixes bugs and updates dependencies.
|W-11356027: An out of memory issue no longer occurs when redeploying a customer application several times.
|Anypoint Connector -NetSuite Connector - ( Mule 4 )
|W-12106243: The On New Record and On Modified Record sources no longer throw a NullPointerException when retrieving transaction objects.
|W-12141693: RPA Manager no longer includes the userName and password fields for the AWS Credentials type in the OpenAPI Specification (OAS) when you publish an invokable run configuration to Anypoint Exchange.
W-12028146: The RPA Manager UI now shows a note when a date and time are not in the same time zone as the logged-in user.
|Anypoint Connector - SAP SuccessFactors Connector - ( Mule 4 )
|W-12211375: Query pagination for a specific setup is now terminated when all required items are fetched from the server.
|Anypoint Connector - Stripe Connector - ( Mule 4 )
|W-12073606: The expand field now works for the Retrieve a customer operation.
|Anypoint Access Management
|• Organization administrators can now create a custom confidentiality notification that appears when users log in to their organization.
|Anypoint Connector - Amazon DynamoDB Connector - ( Mule 4 )
|W-12144256: Amazon DynamoDB Connector now shows the correct condition, expression, and query parameter descriptions in the Anypoint Studio UI.
|API Functional Monitoring (AFM)
|• The Validate SSL Certificate option for safe self-signed certifications is now toggled on by default for each of a monitorÕs endpoints. The option is now set for each endpoint rather than for the entire monitor. To allow unsafe self-signed certifications for an endpoint, you must toggle Validate SSL Certificate off for that endpoint.
• You can now log in to Anypoint Platform through a connected app using the BAT CLI login command. This provides an alternative way to log in using MFA (multi-factor authentication), so that a second factor is not required. MFA is now required for non-SSO accounts unless they are on your organizationÕs exemption list.
|Anypoint Connector - SFTP Connector - ( Mule 4 )
|W-12098169: SFTP Connector no longer has a memory leak when the session is not closed due to an error opening a channel.
|Anypoint Connector - HTTP Connector - ( Mule 4 )
|W-11889659: A cursor representation of the HTTP request body from a warning level message no longer appears when the body is ignored.
W-11992337: The HTTP Listener Base Path no longer causes errors in the resolution of the relative path in the Listener source.
|Anypoint Connector - Salesforce Marketing Cloud Connector - ( Mule 4 )
|W-11991934: The overall stability and performance of the connector is improved.
|Anypoint Connector - Amazon Kinesis Connector - ( Mule 4 )
|• The com.google.protobuf library is upgraded to version 3.21.9.
|W-12067085: The com.google.protobuf library is upgraded to version 3.21.9 to address reported security vulnerabilities.
|Anypoint Connector - Jira Connector - ( Mule 4 )
|• The com.fasterxml.jackson.core library is upgraded to version 2.14.1.
• The org.apache.commons-text library is upgraded to version 1.10.0.
|W-11933499: The com.fasterxml.jackson.core library is upgraded to version 2.14.1 to address reported security vulnerabilities.
W-12004679: The org.apache.commons-text library is upgraded to version 1.10.0 to address reported security vulnerabilities.
|Anypoint Connector - Azure Service Bus Management Connector - ( Mule 4 )
|Anypoint Connector - Salesforce Connector- ( Mule 4 )
|W-12095893: The connector now supports automatic type discovery for referenced fields in standard relationships.
|Anypoint Connector - ServiceNow Connector - ( Mule 4 )
|• The componentorg.apache.commons library is upgraded to version 1.10.0.
• The org.springframework library is upgraded to version 5.3.20.
|W-12176039: The New/Updated Record source now picks up messages for all appropriate timestamps.
W-12035222: Sudden disconnections in high workload scenarios no longer occur.
W-11913979: The componentorg.apache.commons library is upgraded to version 1.10.0 to address reported security vulnerabilities.
W-12150392: The org.springframework library is upgraded to version 5.3.20 to address reported security vulnerabilities.
|Anypoint Connector - Slack Connector - ( Mule 4 )
|W-12180337: The overall stability and performance of the connector is improved.
|Anypoint Connector - Zendesk Connector - ( Mule 4 )
|• The com.fasterxml.jackson.core library is upgraded to version 188.8.131.52.
|W-11933496: The com.fasterxml.jackson.core library is upgraded to version 184.108.40.206 to address reported security vulnerabilities.
W-12040415: The connection no longer breaks when Zendesk sources are idle for long durations when deployed on CloudHub.
|• Your profiles can now be configured to automatically use the latest versions of rulesets in the console and through Anypoint CLI.
• You can now search and filter to find specific rulesets when creating and updating profiles in the console.
• You can now configure notifications using the CLI when creating and updating profiles.
• The Conformance Status page for validated APIs in Exchange now shows the filter criteria that resulted in the API being validated against the listed rulesets.
|Anypoint Connector - AS2 Connector - ( Mule 4 )
|W-11723371: The send operations no longer generate a thread leak in the Threshold or Identity transfer modes when the connector is configured with static expression values.
W-11796931: The send operations no longer generate a thread leak in dynamic configuration situations.
W-11888057: Payloads can now be encrypted with the AES256_WRAP algorithm, regardless of their length.
|Anypoint Studio 6.6.11 focuses on bug fixes.
|W-11295725: Studio 6 no longer includes the Mule version in its dependencies in the .pom file to avoid failure when building an API.
W-10736258: Mule projects no longer show the Error in DW script message in the Transform Message component.
|• The new attributes selection panel enables you to fine-tune the XPath for web elements when you record Web Tasks.
• You can now capture Mouse Over events using the F2 key when you record Web Tasks.
• You can now activate or deactivate hotkeys to control RPA Recorder.
The new Log Files tab in Settings contains buttons that enable easy access to log files and directories:
• The new Open log file button enables you to open the latest log file.
• The new Open log files directory enables you to open the folder containing all RPA Recorder logs in your local computer.
RPA Recorder changed the file name schema for all files written, introducing the following changes:
The value process name changed to process id.
Timestamps now appear at the beginning of file names instead of at the end.
Web Task recording now supports the following browser specific hotkeys to control browser navigation:
F5 : Performs a soft refresh of the page.
Ctrl+F5 : Performs a hard refresh of the page.
Alt+Right arrow : Navigates forward.
Alt+Left arrow : Navigates back.
Ctrl+Enter : Adds www. and .com to the text in the URL bar and then navigates to this URL.
|W-12064751: RPA Recorder no longer fails to login to RPA Manager when the user password contains specific special characters
W-11954860: Using special characters for process names no longer causes errors.
|CloudHub Dedicated Load Balancer
|Updated to the latest operating system security patches.