QTS 4.2.0 Build 0925 Released

[Bug Fixes]

  • When playing photos as a slideshow on a DLNA TV, Photo Station 5 will get stuck on a single photo.
  • Qvideo for iOS fails to load .srt files.
  • Qvideo for Android fails to load .srt files.
  • Video Station fails to update movie information.
  • The Episode Filter in Download Station cannot recognize Italian characters.
  • The system incorrectly recognizes Traditional Chinese filenames if they are uploaded to the NAS (mapped as a FTP drive) using Windows File Explorer.
  • The system fails to remove the .dsdownload filename extension once files have finished downloading.
  • Photo Station fails to load Pixlr Editor.
  • The system fails to activate EuP mode.
  • The system fails to retain speed settings for system fans after the fan rotation speed is set to manual.
  • The system fails to enter sleep mode.
  • The TS-470 Pro fails to output sound through the Audio Out port.
  • Users are unable to set the MTU size to 9000 on x39, x59, x69, x71, x79 and x80 series NAS for LAN ports that use Intel network controller i217, 82574, or 82579 (for these ports, users can set the MTU size on the NAS to 8996 instead and set the matching MTU size on the switch/router as needed.)

[Known Issues]

  • Uploading pictures from Photo Station 5 to Weibo may result in unpredictable failure.
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QNAP Enhances Download Station in QTS 4.2 and Ceases Support for QGet Utility

Download Station for QTS 4.2

Taipei, Taiwan, September 30, 2015 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced that from the release of QTS 4.2, support for QGet utility (for Windows, Mac and Linux OS) will be discontinued due to the improved Download Station in QTS 4.2 incorporating its features. After the release of QTS 4.2, QGet will no longer be supported, and maintenance and update services for QGet will also be discontinued. Continue reading

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QNAP Security Advisory | Bulletin ID: NAS-201509-22

Taipei, Taiwan, September 23, 2015 QNAP® had published security enhancement against security vulnerabilities that could affect specific versions of QNAP products. Please use the following information and solutions to correct the security issues and vulnerabilities.

Security Alert for XcodeGhost malware on iOS apps

Release date: September 22, 2015
Last updated: September 22, 2015
Bulletin ID: NAS-201509-22
Severity rating: Not vulnerable
Affected products:

  • None


Apple, in conjunction with a number of security professionals around the world are currently in the process of identifying and removing a number of apps from the App Store. These apps were compiled using a modified, non-official version of the Xcode development platform for iOS. Apps compiled from the infected Xcode may contain malware to steal sensitive user information amongst other malicious actions.

The iOS apps published by QNAP are built using official version of Xcode. No QNAP apps are affected by this issue.

For more information about this security issue, please visit: http://researchcenter.paloaltonetworks.com/2015/09/novel-malware-xcodeghost-modifies-xcode-infects-apple-ios-apps-and-hits-app-store/

If you have any questions regarding this issue, please contact us athttp://helpdesk.qnap.com/.

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QTS 4.2.0 Build 0919 RC4 Released

[Bug Fixes]

  • Qfile and myQNAPcloud website cannot show Share Folders.
  • After being set to default settings, the power recovery function does not use these settings after restarting the NAS.
  • Disabling the Domain Controller does not unmount the POSIX ACL of major volumes.
  • Virtualization Station fails to enter its Create VM and Preferences page.


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[FIRMWARE] QTS 4.2.0 Build 0918 (RC3) Released

QTS 4.2.0 Build 0918

[Bug Fixes]

  • When testing the connection for RTRR jobs in Backup Station, an invalid username/password will be displayed.
  • Converting metadata to 64GB when an iSCSI LUN is connected may cause the process to fail.
  • After editing the Description of a computer in the NAS Domain Controller Page, attempting to log into that computer with a domain user will fail.
  • ARM-based NAS cannot show all of the users in the trusted network in Domain Users/Groups list.
  • Gmail Backup will display an error for the Data Volume size on the overview page.
  • The system will restart after taking a snapshot.
  • The iSCSI Target authentication will fail after restarting the NAS.
  • The system will be unable to show destination pools after creating a Replication Job in Snapshot Replica.
  • The tooltip will not be displayed when over mSATA and HDD icons.
  • The TS-269H cannot connect to VPN Server (OpenVPN).
  • If the network recycle bin is disabled, the volume from File Manager cannot be seen.
  • Photos cannot be uploaded to newly-created folders in Multimedia in Photo Station 5.
  • Slideshows in Photo Station 5 will not play audio.
  • No downloads will occur on .torrent files after the torrent.html download is completed.
  • Enabling “Restrict the access of Recycle Bin to administrators only of now” and then enabling “Enable Advanced Folder Permissions” will cause non-Administrators group users to be able to access the Recycle Bin.
  • Symform fails to work after upgrading from 4.1.4 to 4.2.0.
  • Video Station cannot create new thumbnails if the “Modified Date” is changed after the thumbnail is created.
  • Cloud drives cannot be connected via SMB over anonymous connections.
  • If a BT job contains thousands of files before upgrading, then the upgrade will take a prolonged time to complete.
  • There will be no response if a folder is right clicked in File Station and the Ok button is clicked inside the Copy to wizard.


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QNAP Launches AMD-powered, Quad-core 2.0GHz, 10GbE TS-x63U Series NAS with Hardware Encryption and 10GbE Switch Functionality


Taipei, Taiwan, September 16, 2015 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the new business-class AMD-powered quad-core TS-x63U series NAS; available in 4, 8 and 12-bay models with single and redundant power supply options. The TS-x63U series provides 10GbE network connectivity with its single-port SFP+ network adapter, and supports bridging 1GbE devices to a 10GbE network with its four built-in GbE interfaces. Coupled with an AES-NI hardware-accelerated encryption engine, SSD cache support, and flexible scalability; the TS-x63U series is ideal for SMBs looking for backup, restoration, virtualization storage, private cloud, and to future-proof their IT infrastructure for 10GbE networks. Continue reading

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QNAP Security Bulleton: NAS-201509-15

Security vulnerabilities addressed in QTS 4.1.4 Build 0910 and 4.2.0 RC2 (Build 0910)

Release date: Sep 15, 2015
Last updated: Sep 15, 2015
Bulletin ID: NAS-201509-15
Severity rating: Critical

Affected products:
Every QNAP NAS with firmware prior to 4.1.4 Build 0910 and 4.2.0 RC2 (Build 0910)

The QTS 4.1.4 Build 0910 firmware includes 3 security fixes. The vulnerabilities are listed below.

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