Web Security Service Agent Release Announcement

Wednesday, 1 February 15 minutes

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Broadcom is proud to announce the immediate general availability of WSS Agent 8.3.1.

To download this version, sign into the Cloud SWG portal and navigate to Connectivity > WSS Agent. The download is available in the Maintenance Release(s) portion of the Installers section.

Version 8.3.1 will be promoted to the “Recommended Release” on February 14, 2023.

Features and Improvements

  • Publishes current intercept mode via a new registry entry “x-interceptMode”
  • Adds support for Enhanced CTC
  • Stability improvements

For more details, see Recent WSS Agent Releases.

Supported Environments

  • 64-bit Windows 10 version 19H2 and later (Semi-Annual Servicing Channel) - including Windows 11
  • macOS Catalina and later - including macOS Ventura


  • Existing users will be prompted to upgrade to version 8.3.1 on February 14, 2023 if configured to do so in the Cloud SWG portal.
  • If using SAML on Windows devices, Microsoft Webview2 is required. Refer to the following KB article for more information: https://knowledge.broadcom.com/external/article/233577.


Available now.

For more information, including the WSS Agent support policy, see Recent WSS Agent Releases.


Questions? Contact technical support by visiting: https://support.broadcom.com/security

For service status and maintenance updates visit and subscribe to Broadcom Service Status: https://status.broadcom.com

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