Chef Infra Server 14.12.21 Released!

We are delighted to announce the availability of version 14.12.21 of Chef Infra Server.

Bug Fixes

  • When cookbook caching is enabled and the Infra Server is under heavy load, it will no longer return busy responses that result in Infra Client failures.
  • Cookbook caching now takes into account multiple organizations to prevent cache collisions.
  • Resolved a regression that prevented images from displaying correctly on the Identity (oc-id) page.
  • If nodes or clients are deleted between backup runs when running knife ec backup with the --purge option, the client and node objects and the associated ACLs are removed from the backup directory on the next run.


Redis 5.0.14

Updated Redis from 5.0.7 to 5.0.14 to resolve the following CVEs:

  • CVE-2021-41099
  • CVE-2021-32762
  • CVE-2021-32687
  • CVE-2021-32675
  • CVE-2021-32672
  • CVE-2021-32628
  • CVE-2021-32627
  • CVE-2021-32626
  • CVE-2021-32761
  • CVE-2021-21309
  • CVE-2015-8080

PostgreSQL 13.5

Updated PostgreSQL from 13.4 to 13.5 to resolve the following CVEs:

  • CVE-2021-23222
  • CVE-2021-23214

Elasticsearch 6.8.23

Updated Elasticsearch from 6.8.22 to 6.8.23 to resolve CVE-2021-44832 in the embedded log4j library.

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