Automate version 4.0.54 Released!

We are delighted to announce the availability of version 4.0.54 of Chef Automate.

Upgrade Journey

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Your Current Version Upgrade To
Any version before 20220329091442 20220329091442
20220329091442 3.0.49
3.0.49 4.0.x

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New Features

  • In Chef Automate a new security feature has been implemented to lock users on multiple failed attempts while logging in (#6923).
  • The Chef Automate bundle for airgapped customers is now available. Click here to download the bundle (#6973).


  • Pagination has been implemented to show all the controls of the ListControl API (#6910).

Compliance Profile Updates

  • Compliance profiles are updated to version 1.0.0/20220518045206, which includes the following profile changes:

Postgres 11 v1.0.0


Security Updates

Updated url-parse to v1.5.10:

  • CVE-2022-0686
  • CVE-2022-0691
  • CVE-2022-0639
  • CVE-2022-0512
  • CVE-2021-3664

Updated minimize to 1.2.6

  • CVE-2021-44906

Chef Packaged Product Versions

This release uses:

  • Chef Habitat version: 1.6.181/20201030172917
  • Chef Habitat Builder version: 9978/20211221122808
  • Chef Infra Server version: 14.15.10/20220510065931
  • Chef InSpec version: 4.51.1/20211201163039

Service Versions

This release uses:

  • Postgres: 13.5
  • OpenSearch: 1.2.4
  • Nginx: 1.21.3
  • Haproxy: 2.2.2

Supported External Chef Products

This release supports the following external chef products:

  • Chef Infra Server version: 14.0.58+
  • Chef Inspec version: 4.3.2+
  • Chef Infra Client: 17.0.242+
  • Chef Habitat: 0.81+

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