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Security Release: Chef Server 12.0.8 and Enterprise Chef 11.3.1

Ohai Chefs! Chef Server 12.0.8 and Enterprise Chef 11.3.1 are available for immediate download. This release addresses the following vulnerabilities: CVE-2013-2028 CVE-2013-4547 CVE-2014-0088 CVE-2014-0133 CVE-2014-3556 CVE-2014-3616 This corresponds to chef-server issue 142, “Update Embedded Openresty NGINX”. Additional Changes Chef Server

Chef Client 12.2.1 Released

Ohai Chefs, We’ve just released Chef Client 12.2.1. We were forced to pull Chef Client 12.2.0 on Friday because of a blocking issue where having an unset HOME directory would cause chef-client to crash while starting up. This release fixes

Release: Chef Analytics 1.1.2

Ohai friends, We have just released a new version (1.1.2) of Chef Analytics to our download page. This release updates the bundled OpenSSL version inside Chef Analytics to 1.0.1.m and introduces some exciting new functionality. We will talk more about

Chef Client 12.1.2 Released

Today we have pushed a small bugfix release of the Chef Client. This release includes some critical updates for some users, and includes a new version of OpenSSL. Changelog Issue 3022: Homebrew Cask install fails Issue 3059: Chef 12.1.1 yum_package

Enterprise Chef 11.3.0 Release

In January we released Chef analytics 1.1 which added some great new features including a flexible rules engine for notifications inline diffs in the actions view a new webhook notification destination At the time of the release, Chef analytics relied

Chef Client 12.1.0 Released

Ohai Chefs, Today, we’re excited to announce that Chef Client 12.1.0 is now available. This release brings with it many new features and bug fixes. Below are some of the highlights. For more information, check out the changelog, release notes,

Chef Server 12.0.5 Released

Today we have released Chef Server 12.0.5. This release includes further updates to provide API support for key rotation, policy file updates, and LDAP-related fixes to user update. You can find installers on our downloads site. Updating Users This release

Chef Server 12.0.4 Released

Today we released Chef Server 12.0.4. This release includes cookbook caching, continued development of the key rotation feature, and some LDAP improvements. Cookbook Caching Cookbook caching lets you serve up cookbook resources to Chef clients faster by keeping those resources

Chef Server 12.0.3 Released

Today we released Chef Server 12.0.3. The biggest component of this release is an early implementation of multikey authentication and chef-server-ctl commands you can use to build your own key rotation! We will be expanding this feature to have full-fledged

Chef Server 12.0.2 Release

Ohai! Today we’ve released Chef Server 12.0.2, a small bugfix release that addresses a critical bug in the upgrade process from Enterprise Chef 11 that was causing upgrades to hang during long-running migrations. The latest packages can be downloaded from