What's new

The latest release notes for Lifesize Icon can be found here.

 Version 3.5 - November 2017

Improvements to ending a call

This release includes improvements to ending a call in an escalated call and in a call in a virtual meeting room. It also includes important fixes and resolves several bugs. 

 

Version 3.4 - August 2017

Improvements to moderator controls and Do Not Disturb mode

This release includes several enhancements for Lifesize Icon conference room systems. Moderator controls have been improved so that moderators can end the call for anyone, and participants can only end the call for themselves. On Lifesize Phone HD and Phone, 2nd Generation, you can now easily see if a system is in Do Not Disturb mode. The release also includes important fixes for stability and performance. 

Version 3.3 - June 2017

The 3.3 Icon release includes the following enhancements:
  • Icons that are moderator muted are in a locked mute state until the moderator unmutes the participant
  • Added user interface to show that the moderator has issued a Mute All
  • Security Improvements to make calls more secure 
  • Added support for NEC PBX systems
  • AZERTY keyboard support for customers in France
 

 

October 2016

Lifesize Icon 450 is now available to order

With its smart-framing sensor and exceptionally sharp wide-angle lens, the Lifesize Icon 450 conference room system brings everyone into the picture. Lifesize Icon 450 delivers remarkable ease of use, automatically adjusting the camera to ensure that everyone is visible and centered — when you walk in the huddle room, it’s ready to go.

Version 2.11.2 - October 2016

Performance enhancements and fixes

Lifesize Icon was updated to include important fixes for stability and performance. Learn more.

Version 2.11.1 - September 2016

Performance enhancements and fixes

Lifesize Icon was updated to include important fixes for stability and performance. Learn more.

Version 2.11.0 - September 2016

Enable enhanced security capabilities

Delivering additional security options for admins, this release includes support for 802.1x authentication and X.509 authentication as well as the ability to add an SSH key.

Performance enhancements and fixes

Lifesize Icon was updated to include important fixes for stability and performance. Learn more.

Version 2.10.0 - June 14, 2016

Customize your Lifesize Phone HD home screen

For Lifesize Cloud customers with Lifesize Phone HD attached to a Lifesize Icon 400|600|800 system, you can easily personalize your home screen to display the time zones and buttons most important to you, including shortcuts to users in your Directory, Meetings or frequently called third parties.

Performance enhancements and fixes

Lifesize Icon was updated to include important fixes for stability and performance. Learn more.

Version 2.9.1 - April 19, 2016

Improvements to volume control on Lifesize Phone HD

The volume icon has been moved to the left hand side of the main Active Call screen for quick access when you’re in a call.

Performance enhancements and fixes

Lifesize Icon was updated to include important fixes for stability and performance. Learn more.

Version 2.9.0 - February 29, 2016

Quick gestures for Lifesize Phone HD now available

Quick gestures have been added for Lifesize Phone HD attached to a Lifesize Icon system. For example, while in a call, a two-finger touch on any screen will mute or unmute. Learn more.

On-screen menu enhancement

When you’re not in a call, the Lifesize Icon on-screen menu will hide after 10 seconds.

Performance enhancements and fixes

Lifesize Icon was updated to include important fixes for stability and performance. Learn more.

Version 2.8.3 - January 5, 2016

Performance enhancements and fixes

Lifesize Icon was updated to include important fixes for stability and performance. Stay tuned for updates about what's coming in future releases.

Version 2.8.2 - November 24, 2015

Lifesize Phone HD is now available to order

With a bigger and sharper display and improved touchscreen performance, the new Lifesize Phone HD makes it easy to deploy, manage, and update your Icon systems through the Lifesize Cloud service. The phone has four options on the home screen, so you can easily Start managing your systems, place a Call, Present data from your laptop, or adjust the Camera. It’s the only device you need on your conference room table.

Streamlined options for Icon Home screens

New options on the Home screen allow you to focus on the people and content of your calls. You can hide the user interface completely, or choose to see only event notifications. Learn more.

Direct calling to Icons and Cloud users using Skype for Business

Users of Skype for Business, previously called Microsoft Lync, now have the ability to call direct to Icon and Cloud users.

Custom backgrounds for Icons connected to Cloud

Customize your Icon systems by adding a company logo or other image, which displays when the systems are not in use. Learn more.

Version 2.6.1 for Lifesize Icon Video Systems (September 2015)

This release includes a number of bug fixes that improve system stability and performance. Please check the What's New page for more information. Lifesize recommends all Lifesize Icon systems customers upgrade to this release immediately.

Version 2.6.0 for Lifesize Icon Video Systems (September 2015)

This release includes a number of bug fixes improving issues with Lifesize Phone, 2nd Generation. The release also resolves directory issues and third party integration through the Lifesize Icon API. Please check the What's New page for more information. Lifesize recommends Lifesize Icon 400|600|800 customers upgrade to this release immediately.

NOTE: This release is NOT for the Lifesize Icon Flex video solution.

Version 5.0.7 for Lifesize 220 Video Systems (September 2015)

This release fixes an issue with Directories and Meetings on the second generation Lifesize Phone. Please check the Release Notes for more information. Lifesize recommends that all Lifesize 220 Series customers upgrade to this release immediately.

Version 2.5.2 for the Lifesize Icon Flex Video Solution (August 2015)

This release fixes an issue with both Skype for Business and Microsoft® Lync® 2013 not recognizing Lifesize Icon Flex as both an audio device and a video device. Lifesize recommends that all Lifesize Icon Flex customers upgrade to this release immediately.

NOTE: This release is NOT for Lifesize Icon 400|600|800 video systems.

Version 2.5.1 for the Lifesize Icon Flex Video Solution (June 2015)

This release supports Lifesize Phone providing microphones, speaker and user controls such as volume and camera PTZ through the intuitive touchscreen interface. In addition, Lifesize Icon Flex supports direct connectivity of Lifesize Phone to a local IP-PBX providing conference room audio support and can replace stand-alone audio conferencing phone deployments. The release also includes access to the Administrative User Interface and automatic software updates when connected to the network.

Lifesize recommends all Lifesize Icon Flex customers with Lifesize Phone upgrade to this release immediately.

NOTE: This release is NOT for Lifesize Icon 400|600|800 video systems.

Lifesize UVC Platform Version 3.1 (June 2015)

With this release, the Lifesize Cloud Video app and the Online Help are now translated and easily accessible with one click from within the Lifesize Video app, plus, we've eradicated some annoying bugs.

Lifesize UVC Platform 3.1 includes:

  • Lifesize® UVC ClearSea™ 5.0.1.4 (new)
    + with the new Lifesize Video desktop app. Lifesize Video mobile app is available for download on Google Play for Android devices, on the Amazon Appstore for Android for Kindle Fire HD and on the Apple App Store for iOS devices.
  • Lifesize® UVC Multipoint™ version 2.0.1 (new)
  • Lifesize® UVC Video Center™ version 2.4.1 (new)
  • Lifesize® UVC Manager™ version 1.4.0

PREREQUISITE: Customers must be on Lifesize UVC Platform version 3.0 prior to upgrading to UVC Platform version 3.1.

Customers who have purchased any of the four core Lifesize UVC applications (UVC ClearSea/ MultiPoint/Video Center/ Manager) and want to upgrade to the latest version should download Lifesize UVC Platform version 3.0—use the existing Lifesize UVC application serial number to access.

NOTE: Lifesize UVC Platform 3.1 is not for Lifesize® UVC Transit™ or UVC Access™ users.

Version 2.4.1 for Lifesize Icon Video Systems (June 2015)

This release corrects the on-screen display menu from appearing when a presentation is launched or closed on a Lifesize Icon 400 | 600 | 800, and ensures presentations are transmitted in 1080p when 1080p60 resolution is configured on the Lifesize Icon 400. The release also includes a number of bug fixes. Please check the What's New page for more information. Lifesize recommends Lifesize Icon 400 | 600 | 800 customers upgrade to this release immediately.

NOTE: The Version 2.4.1 release is not for the Lifesize Icon Flex system.

Version 2.4 for Lifesize Icon Video Systems (May 2015)

This release improves security through AntiSpam whitelist and blacklist capabilities enables customers with Icon systems integrated with Lifesize Cloud to download 5,000 user contacts from Lifesize Cloud and includes a number of bug fixes. Please check the What's New for more information. Lifesize recommends all Lifesize Icon Series customers upgrade to this release immediately.

Lifesize UVC Platform 1.4.4 (April 2015)

This release addresses a user privileges issue that affects some video systems. Lifesize recommends that all Lifesize Infrastructure customers upgrade to this version immediately. This is a mandatory upgrade for all customers that want to upgrade to Lifesize UVC Platform 3.0.

Version 5.0.4 for Lifesize 220 Video Systems (April 2015)

This release provides improved integration with Lifesize UVC Platform 3.0, re-enabled telepresence mode when integrated with Lifesize Cloud, fixes the Moscow time zone issue, resolves the APACHE and BEAST security vulnerabilities and fixes various bugs. Please check the release notes for more information. Lifesize urges all Lifesize 220 Series customers to upgrade to this release immediately.

Version 2.2.4 for Lifesize Icon Video Systems (March 2015)

This release adds stability and improved functionality to the Lifesize Icon directories and includes a number of bug fixes. Please refer to the release notes for more information. Lifesize recommends that all Lifesize Icon Series customers upgrade to this release immediately.

Lifesize UVC Platform Version 3.0 (March 2015)

This release includes integration with Lifesize 220 series video systems adding a host of beneficial features such as automatic software updates, self-service virtual meeting rooms, new mobile app, Lifesize® UVC ClearSea™ clustering with multiple UVC Multipoints behind each node, TLS encryption for secure calls, and multiparty 720p60 support. Also included are several bug fixes.

Caveat for Lifesize® UVC Access™ & UVC Transit™ Users
This upgrade is NOT for everyone. Customers who use Lifesize UVC Access for intelligent IP routing and control of H.323-based video calls and/or use Lifesize UVC Transit for secure NAT and firewall traversal SHOULD NOT upgrade to UVC Platform 3.0. Rather, these customers are advised to update to UVC Platform 1.4.3. This version has the same bug fixes as Lifesize Platform 3.0, but supports deployments that include UVC Transit and UVC Access.

Lifesize UVC Platform 3.0 includes:

  • Lifesize® UVC ClearSea™ 5.0
    + with the new Lifesize Video desktop app. Lifesize Video mobile app is available for download on Google Play for Android devices, on the Amazon Appstore for Android for Kindle Fire HD and on the Apple App Store for iOS devices.
  • Lifesize® UVC Multipoint™ version 2.0
  • Lifesize® UVC Video Center™ version 2.4
  • Lifesize® UVC Manager™ version 1.4

Customers who have purchased any Lifesize UVC application and want to upgrade to the latest version should download Lifesize UVC Platform version 3.0—use the existing Lifesize UVC application serial number to access.

Lifesize UVC Platform Version 1.4.3 (February 2015)

This release addresses several security vulnerabilities, including NTPd and GHOST. Also included are a number of fixes for UVC Platform, UVC Video Center, and UVC Manager. Lifesize recommends that all Lifesize Infrastructure customers upgrade to this version immediately.

Lifesize UVC Platform 1.4.3 includes:

  • Lifesize UVC Platform version 1.4.3
  • Lifesize UVC Video Center version 2.2.11
  • Lifesize UVC Manager version 1.3.1

Release notes for all of the upgrades of the Lifesize UVC applications are combined in one single file available on the Lifesize website.

Customers who have purchased any Lifesize UVC application and want to upgrade to the latest version should download Lifesize UVC Platform version 1.4.3 - use the existing Lifesize UVC application serial number to access.

Lifesize UVC Platform 1.4.3 also includes:

  • Lifesize UVC ClearSea version 4.0.7
  • Lifesize UVC Multipoint version 1.6.6
  • Lifesize UVC Transit version 4.1.7
  • Lifesize UVC Access version 1.5.7

Version 2.2.1 for Lifesize Icon Video Systems (January 2015)

This feature release enables the new Lifesize Icon 400 as well multiple enhancements including; Icon 800 any to any input flexibility, Icon 400/Camera S 2x digital zoom, and for all Icons a persistent PIP and auto-presentation enable/disable. These are just a few so check the release notes for more information.

Lifesize recommends that all Lifesize Icon Series customers upgrade to Version 2.2.1 immediately. Release notes are available on the Lifesize website.

Lifesize UVC Platform Version 1.4.2 (January 2015)

This latest release includes fixes to address the H.323 spam calls connected to UVC Transit resulting in high memory utilization. Lifesize recommends that all Lifesize Infrastructure customers upgrade to this version immediately.

Release notes for all of the upgrades of the Lifesize UVC applications are combined in one single file available on the Lifesize website.

Customers who have purchased any Lifesize UVC application and want to upgrade to the latest version should download Lifesize UVC Platform version 1.4.2—use the existing Lifesize UVC application serial number to access.

Lifesize UVC Platform 1.4.2 includes:

  • Lifesize UVC ClearSea Server version 4.0.7, including fixes to address the Shellshock Bash and Poodle security vulnerabilities. This release includes Desktop Client v. 8.2.13. Mobile Client v. 8.2.13 is available for download on Google Play for Android devices, on the Amazon Appstore for Android for Kindle Fire HD and on the Apple App Store for iOS devices.
  • Lifesize UVC Multipoint version 1.6.6, including minor fixes.
  • Lifesize UVC Video Center version 2.2.9, including federation and CPU consumption fixes.

Lifesize UVC Platform Version 1.4.1 (November 2014)

This latest release includes fixes to address the Shellshock Bash and Poodle security vulnerabilities, and an improvement for browser session configuration.

Lifesize UVC Platform 1.4.1 includes:

  • Lifesize UVC ClearSea Server version 4.0.7, including fixes to address the Shellshock Bash and Poodle security vulnerabilities. This release includes Desktop Client v. 8.2.13. Mobile Client v. 8.2.13 is available for download on Google Play for Android devices, on the Amazon Appstore for Android for Kindle Fire HD and on the Apple App Store for iOS devices.
  • Lifesize UVC Multipoint version 1.6.6, including minor fixes.
  • Lifesize UVC Video Center version 2.2.9, including federation and CPU consumption fixes.

Release notes for all of the upgrades of the Lifesize UVC applications are combined in one single file available on the Lifesize website.

Customers who have purchased any Lifesize UVC application and want to upgrade to the latest version should download Lifesize UVC Platform version 1.4.1 - use the existing Lifesize UVC application serial number to access.

Lifesize UVC Platform 1.4.1 also includes:

  • Lifesize UVC Manager and Lifesize UVC Manager Proxy version 1.3.
  • Lifesize UVC Transit Server and Client version 4.1.6.
  • Lifesize UVC Access version 1.5.6.

Version 2.0.10 for Lifesize Icon Video Systems

This release resolves the Lifesize UVC Manager interop issue related to the Poodle vulnerability. It replaces Version 2.0.9, which resolved the Shellshock Bash vulnerability and fixed some minor bugs. It also replaces Version 2.0.8 due to upgrade issues.

NOTE: Customers currently on version 2.0.8 must downgrade to the previous build in order to upgrade to 2.0.10.

Lifesize recommends that all Lifesize Icon Series customers upgrade to Version 2.0.10 immediately. Release notes are available on the Lifesize website.

Mitigating H.323/SIP Attacks (November 2014)

There are reports of automated bots making H.323/SIP attacks on video systems, from all manufacturers, across the Internet. The observed behavior is a rapid succession of calls received to the video system. To protect your video systems from these attacks we recommend that they be deployed on a private IP and registered to either Lifesize Cloud or Lifesize UVC ClearSea. Video systems that are deployed in this fashion have not been affected by these attacks.

Version 5.0.3 for Lifesize 220 Video Systems (November 2014)

This release resolves the Shellshock Bash and Poodle vulnerabilities and fixes some minor bugs and provides support for local PBX with Lifesize Cloud, plus other minor bug fixes. Lifesize recommends that all Lifesize 220 Series customers upgrade to this version immediately. Release notes are available on the Lifesize website

Version 2.0.9 for Lifesize Icon Video Systems (November 2014)

This release resolves the Shellshock Bash vulnerability and fixes some minor bugs. It also replaces Version 2.0.8 due to upgrade issues.

Customers that successfully upgraded to Version 2.0.8 are strongly advised to refer to the 2.0.9 release notes for instructions on how to downgrade from 2.0.8 and then upgrade to 2.0.9.

Lifesize recommends that all Lifesize Icon Series customers upgrade to Version 2.0.9 immediately. Release notes are available on the Lifesize website.

POODLE Vulnerability (October 2014)

Lifesize has been working to assess the impact for our customers in the wake of the disclosure of the POODLE vulnerability (CVE-2014-3566). We have determined that many of our products may be vulnerable and will be updating our software. In the interim, we recommend you test and fix your browser. Information for mitigation is available in our full POODLE Status/Response Report.

Shellshock Vulnerability (September 2014)

Lifesize has been working to assess the impact for our customers in the wake of the disclosure of the Shellshock vulnerability (CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169). We have run several vulnerability scanners against our products and have not found any of our products to be vulnerable. For additional details please download our full Shellshock Status/Response Report.

Version 5.0.1 for Lifesize 220 Video Systems (September 2014)

This release applies improvements to the performance of the original Lifesize Phone, plus other minor bug fixes. Lifesize recommends that all Lifesize 220 Series customers upgrade to this release immediately.

Version 2.0.5 for Lifesize Icon Video Systems (September 2014)

This new release includes improvements to the REST API and the introduction of the new command line interface (CLI), as well as security and bug fixes. Lifesize recommends that all Lifesize Icon Series customers upgrade to this version immediately.

Version 5.0 for Lifesize 220 Video Systems (September 2014)

This release enables Lifesize 220 Series (Express, Team and Room) systems to pair with Lifesize Cloud and gain the benefits of the Connected Experience. It is recommended that all Lifesize 220 Series customers upgrade to this release immediately.

Lifesize UVC Platform Version 1.4 (September 2014)

This release includes SNMP support for management, enhancements to the Lifesize UVC Capacity Planner, a new time zone, security and vulnerability fixes, and other minor fixes.

Lifesize UVC Platform 1.4 includes:

  • Lifesize UVC ClearSea Server version 4.0.6, including minor fixes. This release also includes Desktop Client v. 8.2.13. Mobile Client v. 8.2.13 is available for download on Google Play for Android devices, on the Amazon Appstore for Android for Kindle Fire HD, and on the Apple App Store for iOS devices.
  • Lifesize UVC Multipoint version 1.6.5, including minor fixes.
  • Lifesize UVC Video Center version 2.2.8, including minor fixes.
  • Lifesize UVC Manager and Lifesize UVC Manager Proxy version 1.3, including SNMP forwarding, support for Lifesize Icon 800, and other fixes.
  • Lifesize UVC Transit Server and Client version 4.1.6, including minor fixes.
  • Lifesize UVC Access version 1.5.6, including minor fixes.

Customers who have purchased any Lifesize UVC application and want to upgrade to the latest version should download Lifesize UVC Platform version 1.4 - use the existing Lifesize UVC application serial numbers to access.

Version 2.0.1 for Lifesize Icon Video Systems (July 2014

This new release improves the overall quality of Lifesize Icon video systems. Lifesize recommends that all customers upgrade to this version immediately.

Version 4.12.3 for Lifesize 220 Video Systems (July 2014)

This new release resolves the 4.12.1 upgrade issue affecting Lifesize Phone. It is recommended that all customers upgrade to this version immediately.

Lifesize Bridge Version 2.3.1 (July 2014)

This latest release includes improvements and minor fixes.

Version 2.0 for Lifesize Icon (June 2014)

This new release enables Lifesize Icon room video systems to connect to Lifesize Cloud. This rich set of new features includes pairing, shared directory, call escalation, firewall traversal and automatic software updates. Also included in this release are new presentation layout, SNMP support and IP-PBX registration in Integrated Mode.

Lifesize UVC Platform Version 1.3 (May 2014)

This latest release includes support for the new Lifesize UVC 3380 hardware, an updated Lifesize UVC Capacity Planner and other minor fixes.

Lifesize UVC Platform 1.3 includes:

  • Lifesize UVC ClearSea Server version 4.0.5, including minor fixes. The desktop client included in this server release is Lifesize ClearSea Client 8.2.10.
  • Lifesize UVC Multipoint version 1.6.3, including minor fixes for improved performance.
  • Lifesize UVC Video Center version 2.2.7, including minor fixes.
  • Lifesize UVC Manager and Lifesize UVC Manager Proxy version 1.2.3, including minor fixes.
  • Lifesize UVC Transit Server and Client version 4.1.5, including minor fixes.
  • Lifesize UVC Access version 1.5.5

Heartbleed Bug (April 2014)

Lifesize has been working to assess the impact for our customers in the wake of the disclosure of the Heartbleed Bug (CVE-2014-0160) on April 7. We are responding to this critical vulnerability in OpenSSL’s handling of heartbeat packets and are conducting a comprehensive security review in response.

The general assessment related to this bug is that the only confirmed products with vulnerability are Lifesize UVC ClearSea Server and Lifesize ClearSea Client.

Lifesize UVC ClearSea Server Version 4.0.4 (April 2014)
This release includes an update to OpenSSL version 1.0.1g to address the Heartbleed vulnerability on both Server and Desktop Client (v. 8.2.10).