Dirty COW (CVE-2016-5195): Privilege escalation vulnerability in the Linux Kernel

[2016-10-24] The Bitnami Team is happy to announce that our images on Google, Azure, AWS Marketplace and regular images have been properly updated. Additionally, we will continue to work on releasing the images for our all of our cloud platform partners and virtual machines. ---- A new security vulnerability in the linux kernel has been discovered. You can find out more information about it in the following research report. A race condition was found in the way the Linux kernel's m... Read more

October 20, 2016

Bitnami Fall 2016 All-Hands: Bringing Together a Global Team

The Bitnami Team, September 2016 Why We Do It: Building a Better Global Team Bitnami prides itself on having a highly capable, distributed team with employees working across five continents and six countries (Australia, India, Poland, Spain, United Kingdom, Uruguay, and USA). While we're pretty adept at collaborating remotely with each other, we also believe it's important to create opportunities for face-to-face interactions where co-workers, regardless of home location, can put a ... Read more

October 13, 2016

Security notification: OpenSSL OCSP Status Request Extension Unbounded Memory Growth (CVE-2016-6304)

[UPDATE 2016-10-13] BCH images have been updated properly. You can now launch new servers that mitigate the vulnerability. [UPDATE 2016-10-07] All the affected cloud images, virtual machines and native installers have been successfully patched. If you are using a Bitnami Cloud Hosting instance, you can easily patch it following the guide below while we upgrade the base images. [UPDATE 2016-09-26] The OpenSSL team announced the release of version 1.0.2j, which patches a missing CRL san... Read more

September 22, 2016

Shopware Community Edition now in Bitnami!

We are pleased to announce that our newest software partner Shopware's Community Edition (CE) is now available in Bitnami! Shopware is one of the world’s leading e-commerce applications, with over 54,000 storefronts for a wide variety of businesses. Shopware Community Edition (CE) enables even the smallest company to have a sophisticated e-commerce presence, while still being powerful and scalable enough to be relied upon by some of the world’s most recognizable brands. No  Coding N... Read more

September 22, 2016

Backendless Pro Now Available in Bitnami

Backendless, the API management platform and Mobile Backend as a Service we all know and love, has now released a major update called Backendless Pro! Available immediately in Bitnami, this new iteration of the popular Middleware application will also be coming soon to the AWS Marketplace. Backendless has been a valued partner with Bitnami for over a year, and in that time has gone through an extraordinary transformation into a product that is now a more scalable, reliable, and intuitive way... Read more

September 19, 2016

Kong Now Available in Google Cloud Platform

Bitnami is excited to announce that we have partnered with Mashape and Google to package Kong for Google Cloud Platform! Now you can launch and scale your Kong instance in minutes through the Google Cloud Launcher or the Bitnami Launchpad for Google Cloud Platform. Powerful Functionality for Your Software Mashape’s Kong platform is a popular open source, scalable API gateway and microservices management layer that helps add common functionality on top of your web, mobile, or IoT applicatio... Read more

September 15, 2016

Announcing Bitnami / Eclipse Che Integration — Making Developer Workflows Better

Making Developer Workflows Better A few months ago, we announced the availability of Eclipse Che in the Bitnami cloud application catalog, as well as our new Bitnami Development Containers.   Both had similar goals: to make it simpler for developers to get started with popular, but sometimes complex, development frameworks.  With Eclipse Che becoming an increasingly popular IDE for cloud-based and portable development, and Bitnami the leading source for open source applications amongst ... Read more

September 13, 2016

MySQL Security Issue (CVE-2016-6662)

A critical vulnerability that affects all MySQL version branches was recently announced.   Affected versions are: MySQL <= 5.7.15                5.6.33                5.5.52 MySQL clones (MariaDB, PerconaDB...) are also affected. This issue allows attackers to inject malicious settings into a MySQL configuration locally and remotely. Both the authenticated access (network connection or web interface) or SQL Injection could be used as exploitation vectors to achieve Remote Root Code Execu... Read more

September 12, 2016

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