Addressed Issues in GlobalProtect App 5.2

See the list of addressed issues in GlobalProtect app 5.2 for Android, iOS, Chrome, Windows, Windows 10 UWP, Mac, and Linux.
The following topic describes the issues addressed in GlobalProtect app 5.2 for Android, iOS, Chrome, Windows, Windows 10 UWP, Mac, and Linux.

GlobalProtect App 5.2.2 Addressed Issues

The following table lists the issues that are addressed in GlobalProtect app 5.2.2 for Windows, macOS, and iOS.
Issue ID
Description
GPC-11531
Fixed an issue where, when the GlobalProtect app was installed on iOS devices, the GlobalProtect service was started multiple times when users initiated the VPN connection from the iOS VPN settings.
GPC-11479
Fixed an issue where the GlobalProtect app took mare than 2 minutes to establish a connection when users installed the app for the fist time on macOS endpoints running macOS Catalina 10.15.4 or later. This issue occurred when the administrator did not select the
GlobalProtect System Extensions
check box during the installation.

GlobalProtect App 5.2.1 Addressed Issues

The following table lists the issues that are addressed in GlobalProtect app 5.2.1 for Windows, macOS, Linux, Android, and iOS.
Issue ID
Description
GPC-11464
Fixed an issue where, when the GlobalProtect app was deployed for Android on managed Chromebooks using the Google Admin console, the app disconnected and reconnected because the same managed configuration file was pushed from the Google Admin Console multiple times.
GPC-11417
Fixed an issue for Android on Chromebooks where, if the GlobalProtect app was configured with the Always On connect method, the app did not automatically connect to the portal after users rebooted the system.
GPC-11348
Fixed an issue where, when the GlobalProtect app was installed on Windows devices, the GlobalProtect client failed to rename the pre-logon tunnel to the user tunnel when SAML was used to authenticate users.
GPC-11347
Fixed an issue where, when the GlobalProtect app was installed on Windows devices and a connection was established, high CPU usage (around 30 percent) was detected for the system process.
GPC-10881
Fixed an issue, when the GlobalProtect app was installed on iOS devices with
Always On
mode as part of the VPN profile, the app frequently reported authentication errors. This issue occurred when the portal cache configuration was not saved successfully.
GPC-9982
Fixed an issue, when the GlobalProtect app was installed on macOS endpoints running macOS Catalina 10.15 or later and HIP checks were enabled, the macOS endpoint displayed additional pop-ups to the user when GlobalProtect requested to access your Desktop, Documents, and Downloads folders.

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