We are happy to announce a new patch release of CipherMail Email
Encryption Gateway. This release updates a DNF plugin (ensuring proper
package updates) and implements logging of all Ansible playbook output.
Users of the Community Edition can find new distribution packages here:
Virtual appliance images are also available for download:
You are advised to create a backup before performing the update on any
production system. The full update procedure can be found here:
Customers with an active subscription can update their CipherMail
Gateway installations using the CipherMail Console menu, or with
'$ sudo dnf update' on the command line. New virtual appliance images
and package archives for offline installation can be obtained through
the support portal: https://support.ciphermail.com/user/downloads
Note for customers: if you are updating from a version prior to 5.2.2,
please run the command '$ sudo cm-run-playbook' afterwards.
Customers with a CipherMail Gateway high-availability cluster are
advised to update their cluster one node at a time. More information
about cluster updates can be found on our documentation website:
CipherMail Email Encryption Gateway 5.2.3 release notes:
- Ansible playbook output now gets logged to
/var/log/ciphermail-ansible.log and is included in support dumps.
- Update patched python3-dnf-plugin-post-transaction-actions package to
version 4.0.21-11.1.el8. [PRO/ENT]
IT Automation Engineer