Automate 2 version 20210125155346 Released!

We are delighted to announce the availability of version 20210125155346 of Chef Automate 2.


  • We made Chef Automate more secure by moving the credentials from your user configuration into a secrets store (#4571):
    • Supports LDAP and MSAD bind passwords in the secrets field
    • You can pass secrets as environment variables
    • The config show terminal output is secrets-free

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug in the 20210116175706 release that caused the deployment-service to crash with the migration of LDAP and MSAD passwords to an encrypted format.

Chef Product Versions

This release uses:

  • Chef Habitat version 1.6.181/20201030172917
  • Chef Habitat Builder version 8997/20200812161534
  • Chef Infra Server version 14.0.65/20201020065137
  • Chef InSpec version 4.23.4/20200909235900

View the package manifest for the latest release.

How to Upgrade

By default Chef Automate 2 will automatically upgrade to this new version. If you have disabled automatic upgrades you can manually initiate an upgrade by running:

chef-automate upgrade run

As always, we welcome your feedback and invite you to contact us directly or share your feedback online. Thanks for using Chef Automate 2!