Edit Page

2019.01.0

Note: Okta has changed our release model and version numbering. Under the old system, this would have been release 2019.1. For more information, see here: https://support.okta.com/help/s/article/New-Okta-Release-Model

Change Expected in Preview Orgs Rollout to Production Orgs Expected to Start
Social Authentication Generally Available January 9, 2019 January 14, 2019
IdP Discovery Generally Available January 9, 2019 January 14, 2019
Relay State Format Now Configurable for SAML IdPs January 9, 2019 January 14, 2019
No Events API Access for New Orgs January 9, 2019 January 14, 2019
Updated Office 365 Legacy Rate Limit January 9, 2019 January 14, 2019
Bug Fixed in 2019.01.0 January 9, 2018 January 14, 2019
Previously Released Early Access Features 2019.01.0 Update Available Now Available Now

Social Authentication Generally Available

Social Authentication is now Generally Available (GA).

IdP Discovery Generally Available

IdP Discovery is now Generally Available (GA) as part of the Policy API.

Relay State Format Now Configurable for SAML IdPs

The Protocol Object now contains a Relay State object that allows an admin to configure the Relay State format on the SAML IdP.

No Events API Access for New Orgs

As part of the deprecation process, new orgs created from this release onwards will not have access to the Events API.

Updated Office 365 Legacy Rate Limit

The default legacy rate limit for the /app/office365/{key}/sso/wsfed/active endpoint has been lowered from 2000 to 1000.

Bug Fixed in 2019.01.0

  • Some orgs were unable to create the number of users that they were entitled to. (OKTA-203819)

Previously Released Early Access Features 2019.01.0 Update

The following features have already been released as Early Access. To enable them, contact Support.

Early Access Features Available Now
Custom URL Domains
Custom Okta-hosted Sign-In Page
Custom Error Page
User Consent for OAuth 2.0 and OpenID Connect Flows