# Entando 6.2.0 Release Notes

# New Features and Major Fixes

# Infrastructure

  • Initial support for deployment on Google GKE, Azure AKS, and Amazon EKS.

  • k3s 1.8.X is now the official choice for developer installations

  • The only fully supported and tested production database is PostgreSQL at the moment

  • Entando now fully relies on Keycloak for identity management. The previous native authentication is no longer supported.

# Security

  • Fixed CSRF vulnerability discovered in 6.1

# Quickstart:

  • Support for embedded databases (derby)

  • Now capable to reuse existing external databases created by a previous installation

  • Reduced the memory footprint and improved the startup times

  • Documented two workarounds for the IP change issue, e.g. an Entando quickstart installation fails to restart when the IP of the VM changes. A more structured solution will come with the next release.

# Entando Component Repository (ECR)

  • ECR now relies only on GIT repositories for the distribution of bundles

  • Enabled support for bundles with multiple versions

  • Reliability improvements in the installation/uninstallation process, e.g. ability to install/uninstall a specific bundle version

  • Fixes and improvements to the web interface

  • Updated documentation, e.g. common use cases, uninstall flow, CRDs, ingresses and a troubleshooting guide

  • Temporarily disabled support for Pages in bundles (introduced with 6.1) due to problems during uninstallation

  • Added full support for composite CMS attributes

# Entando App Builder

  • Fixed the role-based UX so the UI properly accounts for the current user role.

  • UX improvements and nomenclature updates

  • Reliability improvements and rationalization in several areas, e.g. user management, page design, content management, asset management, error messaging

  • Essential plugins are now part of the base distribution, e.g. SEO, Content Versioning, Content Workflow, Content Scheduler, email.

  • A new React-based UX was implemented for SEO and Content Versioning

  • Included a set of additional default widgets, content types, content templates, and page templates

# Entando Component Generator

  • Improved Microsoft Windows Support (specifically Windows 10 Professional)

  • Support for the Italian Locale

  • Added ability to skip MFE generation

  • Completed support for all possible field types of an entity

  • Added support for entity deletion

  • Added support for missing attribute types

  • Fixed support for complex attribute configurations

  • Several fixes in code generation and build

# Key Open Issues

# Keycloak RCE

  • The keycloak version used by Entando has a security vulnerability - https://github.com/keycloak/keycloak/pull/7138. This issue has been fixed in the latest version of keycloak and will be included in the next version of Entando. This vulnerability can only be exploited if you have a way to obtain a valid token, e.g. via a valid username/password.

# Other Open Issues

General

  • Support for older versions of Oracle is not yet complete
  • Documentation and Tutorials have been updated to reflect 6.2 but some work remains

Entando App Builder

  • There are a few visual issues with the redesigned UX/UI
  • The user is unable to set their personal profile data from the My profile screen
  • In Content - Assets, deleting a duplicate image results in the removal of the original image
  • In Content - Management, some built-in content types will not function correctly if Content Template = Default. Users will need to explicitly select the Content Template.

Entando Component Generator

  • Lack of support for generation of microservices with no backend
  • Support of old versions of Oracle not complete yet

# Previous Releases

Please see the Versions list in the main navigation menu above to access documentation and release notes for previous versions of Entando.