The updated public facing roadmap is now available on the ColdFusion product page on adobe.com. Go to www.adobe.com/products/coldfusion, under the Datasheets and Whitepapers you will find the link for the product roadmap. Here is the direct link for the roadmap.
One of the points in the roadmap that needs a mention is the long term commitment that Adobe has for ColdFusion as a product. The version that Adobe is working on right now, ColdFusion Aether, will have extended support till 2025.
This post is to announce the release of updates for ColdFusion 2016 and ColdFusion 11. These updates address a common vulnerability mentioned in security bulletin APSB 17-30.
ColdFusion 2016 Update 5
In addition to addressing the vulnerabilities in the security bulletin APSB17-30 this update includes 13 bug fixes in language, database and AJAX some other areas. For the installation instructions and details on the bugs fixed, refer this technote.
ColdFusion 11 Update 13
In addition to addressing the vulnerabilities in the security bulletin APSB17-30 this update includes 8 bug fixes in charting, AJAX and some other areas. For the installation instructions and details on the bugs fixed, refer this technote,
For the security fixes in these updates to be effective, ColdFusion 2016 should be on JDK 8 u121 or a higher version, and ColdFusion 11 should be on JDK 8 u121 or JDK 7 u131 or a higher version of JDK. The use of latest JDK update is recommended.
On a standalone installation of ColdFusion, you can upgrade Java by editing the jvm.config file at <cf_root>/cfusion/bin. For a JEE installation of ColdFusion, refer the documentation for the host application server.
To Enter for your chance to win a complimentary pass for ColdFusion summit 2017, register for the Developer week here.
The last day for entering the raffle would be August 3rd. Only people who attend at least one of the webinars would be entered into the raffle. We would choose one entry at Random and the winner would be notified on August 6th. If a person attends more than one webinars their name would be entered the number of webinars that they attended.
Update 1 for ColdFusion 2016 API Manager was released on 9th June 2017.
It also fixes several bugs in security, publisher portal and server core and workflows related to SOAP proxy, Swagger and SOAP to REST. For further details on the new features, the installation instructions and the manual download link refer this technote. For the list of bugs fixed with this update refer this webpage.
To be able to apply this update, ensure that you are using an API Manager installation from the latest API Manager installer. The installer was refreshed on Dec 13, 2016. An API Manager installation that has been installed with the new installer would be on build no. 301768.
Post update installation, the build for the API Manager should change to ColdFusion API Manager 2016,0,1,302960. You can validate this by using the apimanagerinfo (.sh/.bat) utility in <CFAPIM_root>/bin directory.
We thank the user community for your patience during our brief outage. In an effort to improve our service we recently moved ColdFusion Blog to WordPress based Adobe blogs. Unfortunately, during the transition we encountered some technical issues and apologize for the delay.
We look forward to working with you on this new platform.
ColdFusion Builder 2016 Update 4 is now available for download.
The update adds support for ColdFusion Builder plugin installation on Eclipse Neon and fixes 22 other bugs.
The bugs fixed are in areas such as Editor (Dictionary, Code Colorization, Code Folding), Security Code Analyzer and RDS support.
For instructions on how to download and install the update, refer this technote.
For the list of bugs fixed with this update, refer this technote.
To access the update directly from the ColdFusion Builder GUI, ensure that it it configured with one of the following URLs depending on the CF Builder variant in use :
Stand-alone installation of ColdFusion Builder: Click here!
Plug-in installation of ColdFusion Builder: Click here!
If you need to download the update and apply it manually, you can access the update at: Stand-alone Update: Click here! Plugin Update: Click here!
This post is to announce the release of the following ColdFusion updates:
ColdFusion 2016 Update 4
ColdFusion 2016 Update 4 upgrades Tomcat to version 184.108.40.206 and fixes 115 bugs (including 52 external bugs) in areas such as Security, Language, Charting and Performance. This update also addresses vulnerabilities mentioned in the security bulletin APSB17-14. For details and instructions on how to apply this update refer this technote.
ColdFusion 11 Update 12
ColdFusion 11 Update 12 upgrades Tomcat to version 7.0.75. It also addresses vulnerabilities mentioned in the security bulletin APSB17-14 and fixes 59 bugs (including 28 external bugs) related to areas such as AJAX, Charting and Language. For details and instructions on how to apply this update refer this technote.
ColdFusion 10 Update 23
ColdFusion 10 Update 23 upgrades Tomcat version to 7.0.75. This update addresses vulnerabilities mentioned in the security bulletin APSB17-14 and includes a total of 17 bug fixes (including 7 external bugs) related to Language, Charting, Scheduler, Document Management and certain other areas. For details and instructions on how to apply this update refer this technote.
The build number after applying thse updates should be:
2106,0,4,302561 for ColdFusion 2016; 11,0,12,302575 for ColdFusion 11. 10,0,23,302580 for ColdFusion 10.
Support for Windows Server 2016 will be introduced with the refreshed full ColdFusion 2016 server installer which will be made available shortly. Update: The new installer is now available, as of Apr 28.
The core support for ColdFusion 10 effectively ends on May 16, 2017. It will, therefore, receive no further updates. For detailed support timelines, see this EOL matrix.