The 2018.3 release was made available in the Production environment on the following dates (for detailed dates and times, see trust.workfront.com):
The 2018.3 release contains enhancements both for Workfront administrators and other users:
API version 10 is now available in the Preview environment. It will be made available in the Production environment with the 18.3 release. For more information, see What’s New in API Version 10.
Support for API version 3 is ending in November 2018. For more information about the support schedule for versions of the Workfront API, see API versioning and support schedule.
In order to provide optimal security, Workfront is requiring that all integrations and web traffic using TLS 1.0 or earlier be upgraded to use TLS 1.1 or later. This change is already in effect in the Preview environment.
For more information, see TLS 1.2 to be required in Adobe Workfront.
All functionality that relies on Flash technology is planned for removal from Workfront with the 2018.3 release and replaced with a new solution.
For detailed information about the legacy Flash tools and their replacements, see Replacement of Flash-based tools in Adobe Workfront.
The following Single Sign-On (SSO) options are now supported only in a limited capacity; they will be removed from the product in the second half of 2019:
For more information about using LDAP with Workfront, see Configure Adobe Workfront with LDAP.
For more information about using Active Directory with Workfront, see Configure Adobe Workfront with Active Directory.
For more information about using SAML 1.1 with Workfront, see Configure Adobe Workfront with SAML 1.1.
Following is the removal timeline for these SSO options:
Limited support: August 2018 - January 2019
Major issues will be fixed; low severity issues will not be addressed.
Deprecation: January 2019 - August 2019
No longer available in Workfront: August 2019
These changes are being made in preparation for the enhanced authentication experience, which is currently available only for a limited number of customers. For more information about these upcoming changes, see Enhanced Authentication overview.
Legacy Workfront Fusion is an integration platform that enables you to connect Workfront to multiple third-party applications.
With the latest update, Legacy Workfront Fusion now provides an improved design that makes the process for creating new FLOs more intuitive. The specific changes include:
For more information about how Legacy Workfront Fusion helps you connect Workfront to third-party applications, see Legacy Workfront Fusion.