Release Notes for Secure Remote Worker 6.3

Release Notes for Secure Remote Worker 6.3

Written by Giuseppe

Last published at: February 5th, 2021

Secure Remote Worker 6.3.81 is a cumulative update and contains all updates previously released for Secure Remote Worker.

This release welcomes some improvements under the hood, alongside general bug fixes that will make your Secure Remote Worker experience so much slicker.

Version Number
General Availability (GA) Date
Installer File Name
26 January 2021
07 December 2020
25 November 2020
6.3.81  14 November 2020
06 November 2020
30 October 2020

Due to additional security requirements Secure Remote Worker 6.3 will not launch if any other executable binary is found in the SRW installation folder. Before upgrading please make sure all external files have been removed from the SRW installation directory. 

Note: SecureRemoteWorker cannot be unlocked from the console anymore. This functionality will be available back in v7

- Internal application binary verification - Secure Remote Worker will now verify its own application binaries during start-up. If any application binary is missing or has been modified SRW will fail to start.

- Process Injection Protection - New built-in protection to prevent common process hi-jacking techniques.

- Application Module Protection - Whitelist or blacklist executable modules that can be loaded by processes when SRW is running.

- Driver Execution Protection - The ability to blacklist Windows drivers, if any driver on the list is detected, SRW will not run.

New in this release: 6.3.96


- New Chromium Embedded Framework update

- Added a new Logoff Script option in the profile

- Added an option to open Developer Debug console

- Added the option to detach the browser tab when using the Secure Browser

- Added browser extension support

  • Please be aware extension support is limited and may only support certain types. For more info please check this article.

- Added an option to override browser user agent string

- Fixed an issue with Storefront page keyboard input and scaling

- Fixed an issue with keyboard not working when using Kiosk devices

- Fixed an issue where SRW wouldn't launch when using Windows 8.1

New in this release: 6.3.87


- Fixed an issue where Secure Remote Worker may fail to launch when using a 32b Operating system

- Fixed an issue where Secure Remote Worker may stop Connectwise from remote connecting

New in this release: 6.3.85


- Fixed an issue where Secure Remote Worker may fail to launch when physical RAM was less than 3.5GB

- Fixed an issue with the Winlogon automatic restart sing-in (ARSO) which causes some machine to autologin as the ThinKioskUser account

- Fixed an issue while renaming device in the console when the Horizon with MFA was launched

New in this release: 6.3.81


- Fixed an issue where Secure Remote Worker may fail to launch if started when application packages are downloading.

New in this release: 6.3.80


- Fixed an incompatibility with Microsoft Silverlight 

New in this release: 6.3.78


- Fixed an issue with the UWP when write filter was enabled

- Fixed an issue with AEP Offline not initializing at bootup in certain circumstances 

Trial Download

To download a trial of the latest release click here.