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The latest news and releases.


Viscosity For Mac & Windows: Version 1.5.8

Version 1.5.8 of Viscosity for both Mac and Windows is now available! This version updates OpenSSL to version 1.0.2d and also improves Windows 10 compatibility.


Version 1.5.8 Mac Release Notes:

updated
OpenSSL updated to version 1.0.2d
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


Version 1.5.8 Windows Release Notes:

improved
Windows 10 compatibility enhancements
updated
OpenSSL updated to version 1.0.2d
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


The 1.5.8 update can be automatically installed from inside Viscosity, or downloaded and manually installed. For support with this version please visit our support section.

Viscosity For Mac & Windows: Version 1.5.7

Version 1.5.7 of Viscosity for both Mac and Windows is now available!


Version 1.5.7 Mac Release Notes:

updated
OpenVPN updated to version 2.3.7
updated
OpenSSL updated to version 1.0.2c
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


Version 1.5.7 Windows Release Notes:

updated
OpenVPN updated to version 2.3.7
updated
OpenSSL updated to version 1.0.2c
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


The 1.5.7 update can be automatically installed from inside Viscosity, or downloaded and manually installed. For support with this version please visit our support section.

Viscosity For Mac & Windows: Version 1.5.6

Version 1.5.6 of Viscosity for both Mac and Windows is now available!


Version 1.5.6 Mac Release Notes:

fixed
Fixed reachability detection issue for TCP connections
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


Version 1.5.6 Windows Release Notes:

fixed
Resolves Windows 10 compatibility issues
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


The 1.5.6 update can be automatically installed from inside Viscosity, or downloaded and manually installed. For support with this version please visit our support section.

Viscosity For Mac & Windows: Version 1.5.5

Version 1.5.5 of Viscosity for both Mac and Windows is now available!


Version 1.5.5 Mac Release Notes:

updated
OpenSSL updated to version 1.0.2a
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


Version 1.5.5 Windows Release Notes:

improved
Danish Localization added thanks to Lars Juul
updated
OpenSSL updated to version 1.0.2a
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


The 1.5.5 update can be automatically installed from inside Viscosity, or downloaded and manually installed. For support with this version please visit our support section.

Viscosity For Mac & Windows: Version 1.5.4

Version 1.5.4 of Viscosity for both Mac and Windows is now available!


Version 1.5.4 Mac Release Notes:

improved
Improves routing when connecting over a point-to-point connection
improved
Improves debug output when OpenVPN fails to start
improved
Ukrainian localization (thanks to Ivan Asavliuk)
updated
OpenSSL updated to version 1.0.2
fixed
Resolves DNS issue when switching wireless networks
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


Version 1.5.4 Windows Release Notes:

improved
Ukrainian localization (thanks to Ivan Asavliuk)
updated
OpenSSL updated to version 1.0.2
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


The 1.5.4 update can be automatically installed from inside Viscosity, or downloaded and manually installed. For support with this version please visit our support section.

Viscosity For Mac & Windows: Version 1.5.3

Version 1.5.3 of Viscosity for both Mac and Windows is now available! This version updates OpenVPN to version 2.3.6, and includes plenty of small enhancements and fixes.


Version 1.5.3 Mac Release Notes:

improved
Russian localization updates (thanks to Nikk Gitanes)
updated
OpenVPN updated to version 2.3.6
fixed
Resolves issue starting OpenVPN on Mac OS 10.7 (build 1255)
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


Version 1.5.3 Windows Release Notes:

updated
OpenVPN updated to version 2.3.6
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


The 1.5.3 update can be automatically installed from inside Viscosity, or downloaded and manually installed. For support with this version please visit our support section.

Viscosity For Mac & Windows: Version 1.5.3

Version 1.5.3 of Viscosity for both Mac and Windows is now available!


Version 1.5.3 Mac Release Notes:

improved
Russian localization updates (thanks to Nikk Gitanes)
updated
OpenVPN updated to version 2.3.6
fixed
Resolves issue starting OpenVPN on Mac OS 10.7 (build 1255)
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


Version 1.5.3 Windows Release Notes:

updated
OpenVPN updated to version 2.3.6
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


The 1.5.3 update can be automatically installed from inside Viscosity, or downloaded and manually installed. For support with this version please visit our support section.

Viscosity For Windows: Version 1.5.2

Version 1.5.2 of Viscosity for Windows is now available! This version includes improved support for Windows 10 as well as a number of small fixes and improvements.


Version 1.5.2 Windows Release Notes:

fixed
Resolves rare issue securing paths when connecting
fixed
Resolves issue where connections may fail to automatically connect on wake
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


The 1.5.2 update can be automatically installed from inside Viscosity, or downloaded and manually installed. For support with this version please visit our support section.

Viscosity for Mac & Windows: Versions 1.5.2 & 1.5.1

Viscosity version 1.5.2 for Mac and version 1.5.1 for Windows are now available! These updates bring a number of small feature additions and fixes based on community feedback.


Version 1.5.2 Mac Release Notes:

added
Allows IPv4 route netmasks to be entered in CIDR notation
added
The connection name is now listed in the title-bar for username/password prompts
improved
Improves support for importing configurations with inline files
improved
Changes the location of the Preconfigure folder when bundling
improved
Updated localizations
updated
OpenSSL updated to version 1.0.1j
fixed
Resolves rare crash when accessing the Keychain
fixed
Resolves crash when connecting via an IPv6 address
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


Version 1.5.1 Windows Release Notes:

added
Allows IPv4 route netmasks to be entered in CIDR notation
added
The connection name is now listed in the title bar for username/password prompts
added
Enable/Disable DNS support option added to the connection editor
improved
Improvements for High DPI displays
improved
Localization updates
updated
OpenSSL updated to version 1.0.1j
fixed
Resolves rare issue where configuration file cannot be accessed
fixed
Resolves issue where configuration files with in-line comments were not imported correctly
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


These updates can be automatically installed from inside Viscosity, or downloaded and manually installed. For support with this version please visit our support section.

Viscosity for Windows & Mac: Versions 1.5 & 1.5.1

Viscosity version 1.5 for Windows and version 1.5.1 for Mac are now available! Version 1.5 brings performance and security improvements to the Windows version, as well as an enhanced Details window under modern Windows operating systems.

The 1.5.1 update for the Mac version of Viscosity brings a number of small fixes and improvements based off feedback from the community. Please don't hesitate to post on our support forum if you encounter any issues or would like to offer feedback!


Version 1.5 Windows Release Notes:

improved
Details Window redesigned for Windows Vista and later
improved
Performance improvements
improved
Security improvements
improved
IPv6 support improvements
improved
Updated localizations
updated
OpenSSL updated to version 1.0.1i
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements
removed
Version 2.2 of OpenVPN removed


Version 1.5.1 Mac Release Notes:

improved
Additional log output when OpenVPN fails to start
improved
Workaround for certain cases when system Python framework is corrupted
improved
Updated localizations
fixed
Resolves issue where traffic may fail to route for certain TAP setups
fixed
Resolves issue where simultaneous connection attempts may fail
fixed
Various bug fixes and enhancements


These updates can be automatically installed from inside Viscosity, or downloaded and manually installed. For support with this version please visit our support section.