Kibana 7.17.15edit

Review the following information about the Kibana 7.17.15 release.

Security updatesedit

  • An issue was discovered by Elastic whereby sensitive information is recorded in Kibana logs in the event of an error. The error message recorded in the log may contain account credentials for the kibana_system user, API Keys, and credentials of Kibana end users.

    Nov 15, 2023 Update: After additional investigation, it has been determined that Kibana 7.x versions are not affected by this issue. We previously reported this issue impacted Kibana versions before 7.17.15.

    For more information, see our related security announcement.

Breaking changesedit

Breaking changes can prevent your application from optimal operation and performance. Before you upgrade to 7.17.15, review the breaking changes, then mitigate the impact to your application.

Less version updated for TSVB

TSVB has been updated to use the most recent version of Less (from v2.7.3 to v4.2.0), which could result in markdowns displaying incorrect styling. For more information, refer to #167831.