Funnelback patch

  • Released: 2017-02-13

  • Applies to: v15.8.0

  • Internal reference: FUN-9610 SUPPORT-2364


Fixes two issues with form interaction which could prevent the web crawler logging into authenticated sites:

  1. Updated cookie values would not overwrite the initial values of cookies.

  2. When crawler.accept_cookies=false was set, form interaction cookies were ignored.

Affected files

  • bin/funnelback-crawler.jar


  • On Windows stop currently running crawls.

  • Deploy the provided files on top of an existing install, for your operating system.

  • As patches are cumulative, apply deployment instructions from previous patches.