New CHFs for CF 9 and CF 9.0.1

We now have new CHFs available for ColdFusion 9 and ColdFusion 9.0.1. This CHFs will address the issues that were present in the previous CHFs. We recomend that you apply this update to your ColdFusion 9 and ColdFusion 9.0.1 installations.

Here are the links to the related techotes for CF 9 and CF 9.0.1.

For ColdFusion 10 and ColdFusion 9.0.2 the updates have been refreshed to fix an issue with the Google Map API and the related technotes can be found here : 9.0.210

 

New Platform Support for ColdFusion 10 and ColdFusion Builder 2.0.1: Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012

Microsoft Windows 8 and Microsoft Windows Server 2012 are now supported platforms for ColdFusion 10. The new Windows installers are available for download to all retail and licensing customers as well on the trials download page.

Update: For more details on the specific installers for ColdFusion 10 that added support for Windows 8 and Server 2012, see this subsequent blog post, http://blogs.coldfusion.com/cautions-for-configuring-cf-10-with-iis-8-on-windows-2012-server

The ColdFusion Builder 2.0.1 installers have also been updated to support Windows 8. The existing MAC OS X installer for ColdFusion Builder 2.0.1 has also been certified to now support MAC OS X 10.8.

Refer this technote for more details about the support.

 

New updates for ColdFusion 9, 9,0.1, 9.0.2 and 10 – Java 7 now supported

[Update: All the technotes ( for CF10, CF9, CF9.0.1 and CF9.0.2) now have an update section to reflect the change that was made. The refreshed CHFs for ColdFusion 9 and the refreshed ColdFusion 10 update 8 contains a fix for the an issue in Google Maps. New CHFs have been released for CF9 and CF9.0.1 – Read the related post here]

 

The new cumulative hotfix for ColdFusion 9.0, 9.0.1, 9.0.2 includes support for Google Maps JavaScript API v3 and JDK 1.7 Update 15.These Cumulative Hotfixes consists of previously released cumulative hotfixes and security updates.

Details of cumulative hotfixes are here – 9.0, 9.0.1, 9.0.2

 

ColdFusion 10 Update 8 includes support for Google Maps JavaScript API v3, Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8 and JDK 1.7 Update 15. It includes all the bug fixes from previous updates of ColdFusion 10. 

You apply this update using the update mechanism within ColdFusion 10 Administrator.

For more details about the update, refer the link here.

 

 

ColdFusion 10 update 8 is now available – Java 7 support included

[update: The technote for ColdFusion 10 update 8 now has an update section to reflect the change that was made. The refreshed ColdFusion 10 update 8 contains a fix for the an issue in Google Maps.]

This post is to announce the availability of a new update to ColdFusion 10.

ColdFusion 10 Update 8 includes support for Google Maps JavaScript API v3, Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8 and JDK 1.7 Update 15. It includes all the bug fixes from previous updates of ColdFusion 10. 

You apply this update using the update mechanism within ColdFusion 10 Administrator.

For more details about the update, refer the link here.

 

Free ColdFusion Installation Support from Adobe

Yes, that’s right. Adobe provides free support for product installation. To make use of this all you need to is reach out to cf.install@adobe.com with your installation issue.

If you also face any issue with the updates that we release, you can reach out to the email alias indicated above for support.

Note, support is limited to product installation only and installation does not include network installations, silent installs to a network environment, database configuration, clustering, distributed set-up of servers, or any other similar set-up or activities.

 

The ColdFusion 10 Advantage Webinar by Ben Forta

ColdFusion webinar by none other than Ben Forta on Feb 27th (2:00pm Eastern; 11:00am Pacific)!

Title

The ColdFusion 10 Advantage

Summary

ColdFusion needs no introduction, it helped usher in the era of web based applications over a decade and a half ago, and remains an innovator in this space to this day. With each update, ColdFusion has further empowered us to build and create the ultimate online experiences, and ColdFusion 10 is no exception.

ColdFusion 10 is indeed a very important release, one which builds on the success of ColdFusion 9 by adding invaluable new features and functionality, all intended to make developers more productive than ever before.

Key Takeaways

In this session you will learn about HTML5 and client enhancements that make CF10 more productive, and will also discover why CF10 is more powerful, more secure, more scalable, and better integrated, than ever before.

Register here! http://events.carahsoft.com/event-detail/2301/adobe/

ColdFusion Security Update

A security update for ColdFusion is now available for versions 10, 9, 9.0.1 and 9.0.2.

If you are on ColdFusion 10, you will see a new update 6 within the ColdFusion administrator for you to download and install.

Adobe recommends users update their product installation with this update. Here’s a link to the related security bulletin.

 

 

ColdFusion 10 Server Lockdown Guide

The server lockdown guide for ColdFusion 10 is now available on the Adobe website. The ColdFusion 10 Server Lockdown Guide will help server administrators secure their ColdFusion 10 installations. You will also find several tips and suggestions intended to improve the security of your ColdFusion server. 

You can access the lockdown guide here.

ColdFusion 10 update 5 – security update – now available

The ColdFusion 10 Update 5 is now available for install within your administrator. Update 5 is a security update that resolves a vulnerability affecting ColdFusion on Windows Internet Information Services (IIS), which could result in a Denial of Service condition. Adobe recommends users update their product installation.

Refer the security bulletin for all the details associated.

ColdFusion 10 Mandatory Update

There is a mandatory update to ColdFusion 10 that all ColdFusion 10 users need to apply on all platforms.

[Update: The mandatory update was refreshed. Take a look at the latest update here ]

You can download the update from here: http://www.adobe.com/support/coldfusion/downloads_updates.html

Detailed instructions on how to apply this update is available in the technote here: http://helpx.adobe.com/coldfusion/kb/coldfusion-10-mandatory-update.html

You can run the update from the command line either in the GUI or in the silent mode by following the steps outlined here: http://help.adobe.com/en_US/ColdFusion/10.0/Admin/WSe61e35da8d318518-33adffe0134c60cd31c-7ffe.html

 

 

All ColdFusion updates are now signed with the new code signing certificate because of a code signing certificate revocation. This mandatory Update ensures that your current installation of ColdFusion 10 is updated with the new code signing certificate. This update is also required for proper functioning of the auto update functionality in ColdFusion 10. Adobe strongly recommends that you apply this update.

For more details of the code signing revocation read the KB article here : http://helpx.adobe.com/x-productkb/global/certificate-updates.html