Brivo Onair Firmware Release Notes

Brivo Onair 6.1.8 | 02/08/2021
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000, ACS300 and ACS100 control panels only.

Fixes

  • This release addresses minor bug fixes and security improvements.
Brivo Onair 6.1.7.1 | 12/03/2020
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000, ACS300 and ACS100 control panels only.

Fixes

  • This patch release resolves an issue where Assa Abloy wireless locks with group enabled schedules were not responding properly to card swipes.
Brivo Onair 6.1.7 | 11/30/2020
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000, ACS300 and ACS100 control panels only.

Improvements

  • Improvements made to capacitive touch functionality for fluid access.
  • Fluid access is now supported on the optional external reader of the ACS100 controller.
  • For ACS100 only – Firmware for the integrated reader is now fully bundled with the firmware for the ACS100 controller.
Brivo Onair 6.1.6 | 09/21/2020
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000, ACS300 and ACS100 control panels only.

New Feature

  • This release adds configurable logging to the WebCLI under the System tab allowing for quiet, normal, or verbose logging.

Improvements

  • For ACS6000 and ACS300 only – This release now provides support for the European Cellular Network Module.
  • Firmware now fully supports improved scheduling functions (follow/ignore) within Brivo Onair.
  • Firmware strings now translated into French, Spanish, and Dutch
  • Improved panel/server communication for schedule activation and deactivation messaging.

Fixes

  • For ACS100 only – Fixed an issue where the ACS100 was unable to configure iBeacon settings through the WebCLI.
  • For ACS100 only – Fixed an issue where the timezone reset to UTC after a firmware upgrade.
  • For ACS6000 and ACS300 only – Fixed an issue where panel logs showed keypad events inconsistently.
  • Fixed an issue where the panel daemon crashed unexpectedly.
  • Fixed an issue where use of an invalid mobile credential inadvertently removed valid mobile credential from panel’s cache.
  • Fixed an issue where activation of privacy mode did not always override unlock schedule commands on wireless locks.
Brivo Onair 6.1.5.2 | 08/25/2020
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000, ACS300 and ACS100 control panels only.

Fixes

  • For ACS100 only – Fixed an issue where users were experiencing false iBeacon triggers.
  • For ACS100 only – Fixed an issue where movement of the ACS100 unit did not consistently register a tamper event.
  • Fixed an issue where the panel log was showing inconsistent keypad events.
Brivo Onair 6.1.5.1 | 08/10/2020
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000, ACS300 and ACS100 control panels only.

Improvements

  • For ACS6000 and ACS300 only – This release now allows Allegion LE wireless locks to be programmed for Office Mode via the local administrative interface (WebCLI).

Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where an iBeacon response was triggered after the LED changed color on the ACS100 unit.
Brivo Onair 6.1.5 | 07/08/2020
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000, ACS300 and ACS100 control panels only.

Improvements

  • This release now finalizes full support for the ACS100 controller.
  • This release now allows the ACS100 internal reader firmware to retain iBeacon configuration parameters after a soft reset.
  • This release now allows the administrator to enable or disable bundled firmware upgrade from within the WebCLI interface.
Brivo Onair 6.1.4.1 | 06/18/2020
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000, ACS300 and ACS100 control panels only.

Improvements

  • This release now offers support for the ACS100 controller.
Brivo Onair 6.1.4 | 06/15/2020
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000 and ACS300 control panels only.

Improvements

  • This release now enables OSDP reader firmware upgrades through the WebCLI interface.
  • This release now allows panels to save a copy of the panel’s datafile in NAND flash so that in case of datafile corruption, the panel is able to use its backup copy for continual operation.
  • This release now preserves the panel log after a panel reboot.
  • This release improves CAN bus messaging during normal panel functionality.
  • This release now differentiates between panel reboot initiated by pressing the system reset button versus an automatic panel reboot used during error state recovery.
  • This release now supports Cellular Network Module (CNM) for the Canadian region.

Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where after an OSDP reader firmware upgrade, the communication incorrectly reverted to fallback mode.
  • Fixed an issue where the WebCLI reader module did not properly display the updated information after an OSDP reader firmware update.
Brivo Onair 6.1.3.1 | 03/04/2020
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000 and ACS300 control panels only.

Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where Allegion Locks, after a power cycle or communication loss with the Allegion gateway, did not properly
    beep when presented with a credential.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing the system to report an incorrect Allegion NDE lock status.
Brivo Onair 6.1.3 | 02/20/2020
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000 and ACS300 control panels only.

Improvements

  • This release improves the ASSA ABLOY door relock mechanism.
  • Panel now supports new “critical battery event”.
  • This release removes some overly verbose DTC related log entries.
  • Implements latest API updates for Brivo readers.
  • Panels now use unique MAC addresses, and admin port DHCP servers are configurable for disabling/enabling.
  • Panels now generates an event sent to the Brivo server in case of firmware upgrade failure.

Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where the panel was unable to store ASSA credential data.
  • Fixed an issue when customers saw an incorrect “door forced” message for some Allegion NDE locks.
Brivo Onair 6.1.2 | 08/15/2019
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000 and ACS300 control panels only.

Improvements

  • This release supports OSDP secure mode.
  • Implements OSDP Beep Enable/Disable functionality for Brivo readers.
  • If panel to lock communication is down, Allegion NDE/LE/AD400 locks will now allow users to configure the use of the lock cache before refusing access.
  • Panels will now attempt to download firmware upgrade three times before giving up.
Brivo Onair 6.1.1.1 | 08/15/2019
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000 and ACS300 control panels only.

Fixes

  • Digital credentials are handled properly with control panels now operating under the panel first condition rather than waiting for credential data to be sent to the panel from Brivo servers.
Brivo Onair 6.1.1 | 08/05/2019
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000 and ACS300 control panels only.

Improvements

  • This release supports Assa Abloy Aperio IP locks version 2.0 and above.
Brivo Onair 6.1.0.1 | 07/07/2019
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000 and ACS300 control panels only.

Improvements

  • Panel sends input switch event when no output is configured.

Fixes

  • Fixed NDE locks producing premature door forced open events because door ajar timer was not honored.
Brivo Onair 6.1.0 | 06/13/2019
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000 and ACS300 control panels only.

Improvements

  • Opened by key events are now shown in the Brivo Onair and panel log.

Fixes

  • Input switch device relays are now engaging correctly after delay period.
Brivo Onair 6.0.0.1 | 05/21/2019
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000 and ACS300 control panels only.

Improvements

  • The credential ID now displays when access is granted by a Salto lock while in offline mode.

Fixes

  • Brivo Onair activity and panel logs now show the correct time for actual time of credential presentation at the Salto lock during cache mode.
Brivo Onair 6.0.0 | 04/15/2019
This version of firmware is for use with the ACS6000 and ACS300 control panels only.

Improvements

  • Panel reboot now suppresses door forced and other hardware related events as a result of the paneld restart.
  • The panel datafile is preserved after a firmware upgrade.
  • Improvements to the firmware upgrade/downgrade process.

Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that in some situations would cause a one to two second delayed credential response.
  • Fixed an issue where existing credential data was purged from the panel and reloaded from the server unnecessarily.
  • Fixed an issue where the ACS6000 control panel experienced connectivity issues when using the SOCKS5 protocol.
  • Fixed an issue where the local panel database could be become confused requiring an update from the server, temporarily
    causing the panel to become unresponsive to user credentials.