Several changes were applied to improve security. See ADV-2017-016 & ADV-2017-018 in Security Bulletins for more details.
In some cases, when Hebrew text was used in a parameter and the parameter values were displayed in a dashboard, the word Parameter would be displayed instead of the parameter value.
Workbooks loaded using URL parameters would error or fail to respect the URL parameters if the workbook was set to prompt for data source credentials.
Scheduled extract refreshes could sometimes fail with an error: Bin depends on non-existent field, ignoring bin.
Extracts on Tableau Server with hidden columns could sometimes be unhidden during an extract refresh.
In some cases, Tableau Server would become unlicensed after performing a system reboot via the operating system.
A typically benign error, Failed to load proxy credentials: 'The parameter is incorrect.' showed up excessively in log files, making troubleshooting difficult.
The Export to PDF dialog would be truncated when you rotated an iPad Mini to landscape orientation and attempted to export a view to PDF using an iOS compatible browser.
The New User dialog, when All Sites was selected, incorrectly listed Add users for single sign-on (SSO) authentication with site-specific SAML as an option.
When you published a workbook to a project, and then the workbook was moved to a different project by a server administrator, attempting to publish a workbook with the same name to the original project would result in an error: Workbook name is already in use. Publishing will overwrite the existing workbook.
In some cases, previously working connections to SAP HANA began failing with a Communication with the Tableau Protocol Server process was lost. error after upgrading to Tableau 10.2 or higher.
Date filter slider labels were not displayed in the expected date format on mobile devices.
A session ended by server error would occur when loading certain workbooks.
The Get Users on Site REST API call would sometimes return duplicate values.
Auto-complete for calculated fields did not work in web authoring when copying and pasting text into the calculation dialog.
Backgrounder processes would sometime crash during periodic process restarts. Crash dump files were generated during these periodic events and eventually resulted in excessive disk space consumption.
An internal error would sometimes occur when the Force y-intercept to zero trend line option was used.
Activating or refreshing a license key for Tableau Server would fail with a maximum activations error more often than expected.