Kibana 8.7.1edit

Review the following information about the Kibana 8.7.1 release.

Breaking changesedit

Breaking changes can prevent your application from optimal operation and performance. Before you upgrade to 8.7.1, review the breaking changes, then mitigate the impact to your application.

There are no breaking changes in the Kibana 8.7.1 release.

To review the breaking changes in the previous release, check 8.7.0.


The agent policy "Host name format" selector is now enabled by default #154563

Bug fixesedit

  • Scoring is now applied by ES #154627
  • Fixes the APM Java Agent download link #154023
  • Improves the overflow message text #153676
  • Disables the Edit in Lens action for the legacy savedVisualization function #154656
  • Fixes the home page redirect loop #154568
  • Fixes an issue where the image upload component was unable to load for image elements #154385
Improves controls flyout performance for data views with a large number of fields #154004
Fixes aborted request handling in the saved search embeddable #153822
Elastic Security
For the Elastic Security 8.7.1 release information, refer to Elastic Security Solution Release Notes.
  • Fixes an issue where the Advanced options toggle in the policy editor was always showing #154612
  • Fixes an issue where the warning icon was unable to display in 8.7 #154119
  • Adds updates to output logic #153226
Fixes the inventory table pagination navigation #153849
Lens & Visualizations
Fixes the timezone that Lens uses in normalize by unit #154472
Machine Learning
  • Change point detection: Fixes applied filters and queries to the charts #154707
  • Change point detection: Fixes support for running over relative time range #154313
  • Reinstates cold and frozen tier filters for Linux and Windows security modules #153222
Fixes an issue where geographic filters were unable to work when courier:ignoreFilterIfFieldNotInIndex was enabled #153816
Fixes the CCR read_exceptions alert #153888
Querying & Filtering
Fixes the ability to copy and paste the comma delimeter for multifields #153772