Chef Compliance 1.2.4 Released

Chef Compliance 1.2.4 is now available from the Chef downloads site. This is a minor release update which is recommended for all users of Chef Compliance. Here are the enhancements and bug fixes included in this release:


  • Added additional CIS profiles for Amazon Linux, AIX, HP-UX, SUSE, translated from SCAP content.
  • All rules implemented for CIS RHEL and CentOS 6&7 profiles.
  • Added profile delete support in the WebUI. #712
  • Shipped profiles and InSpec documentation use strings for resource properties instead of symbols.
  • Include InSpec 0.22.0 with numerous improvements and fixes.
  • Support the new InSpec json reporting format.

Fixed bugs:

  • WebUI session timeout is redirecting to login page.
  • UI shows node status as skipped if Compliance tests pass 100% and patch scan is skipped.
  • Fixed the reported CIS RHEL and CentOS profile issues.

If you are using the audit cookbook to run Compliance profiles, please use inspec_version greater or equal to 0.22.1.

Upgrade instructions for Chef Compliance are found here.

Thanks for using Chef Compliance. Cheers!