Chef InSpec 4.29.3 Released!

Hello InSpec friends!
We are delighted to announce the availability of version 4.29.3 of Chef InSpec. Changes include:

New Features

  • The JSON metadata pass through configuration has been moved from the Automate reporter to the JSON Reporter (#5430)
  • MacOS packages are now built for the arm architecture (M1 chipset) (#5432)

Bug Fixes

  • The apt resource now correctly fetches all package repositories using the -name flag in an environment where ZSH is the user's default shell. (#5437)

  • The --controls option in inspec exec now correctly filters the controls by name. (#5434)

  • Updates how InSpec profiles are created with GCP or AWS providers so they use inputs instead of attributes. (#5435)

  • inspec exec will now fetch profiles via Git regardless of the name of default branch. (#5438)

Get the Build

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