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GeoServer Explorer Plugin for QGIS

Victor Olaya has just announced the QGIS GeoServer Explorer plugin which uses the REST API to configure GeoServer.  This plugin serves as a QGIS-based tool to configure and manage GeoServer catalogs, acting as a GUI for GeoServer. The GeoServer Explorer plugin also wraps up some QGIS functionality making it possible to perform operations that go […]

GeoServer 2.7.5 released

The GeoServer team is happy to announce the release of GeoServer 2.7.5. Download bundles are provided (zip, war, dmg and exe) along with documentation and extensions. GeoServer 2.7.5 is a maintenance release of GeoServer recommended for production deployment. Thanks to everyone taking part, submitting fixes including: Bug [GEOS-4179] – Importer and monitoring REST resources are […]

GeoServer Code Sprint 2016

The GeoServer web administration console is built on top of the Wicket 1.4.x series, which is pretty old and unmaintaned. The purpose of the sprint is to update it to Wicket 7.x, the current stable version. Due to the large distance between the two releases and the number of backwards incompatible changes accumulated by Wicket in […]

GeoServer 2.8.1 Released

The GeoServer team is pleased to announce the release of GeoServer 2.8.1. Download bundles are provided (bin, war, dmg and exe) along with documentation and extensions. GeoServer 2.8.1 is the latest stable release of GeoServer and is recommended for production deployment. This release is made in conjunction with GeoTools 14.1. Thanks to all contributors. Fixes and new functionality include: […]

GeoServer 2.7.4 released

The GeoServer team is happy to announce the release of GeoServer 2.7.4. Download bundles are provided (zip, war, dmg and exe)  along with documentation and extensions. GeoServer 2.7.3 is a maintenance release of GeoServer recommended for production deployment. Thanks to everyone taking part, submitting fixes and new functionality including: Bug [GEOS-3228] – Empty filter causes IndexOutOfBoundsException [GEOS-3432] – RESTConfig […]

Remote Execution Vulnerability

GeoServer has encountered an remote execution vulnerability in the REST API (used for remote administration). This vulnerability GEOS-7124 is addressed in the following scheduled releases: GeoServer 2.8.0 – stable GeoServer 2.7.3 – maintenance GeoServer 2.6.5 – archived Thanks to Andrea Aime (GeoSolutions) and Kevin Smith (Boundless) for both fixing this issue and back porting to […]

GeoServer 2.7.3 released

The GeoServer team is happy to announce the release of GeoServer 2.7.3. Download bundles are provided (zip, war, dmg and exe)  along with documentation and extensions. GeoServer 2.7.3 is a maintenance release of GeoServer recommended for production deployment. Thanks to everyone taking part, submitting fixes and new functionality including: Further fixes for the XXE vulnerability, along with a fix […]

GeoServer 2.8.0 released

We are happy to announce the release of GeoServer 2.8.0. Downloads are available (zip, war, dmg and exe) along with docs and extensions. What is new GeoServer 2.8.0 is the culmination of our latest six month development cycle and contains several new features, along with fixes and security updates. This blog post provides a breakdown by functional area, for […]

New repository and release delay

A quick message for all those who have been asking – I have started the GeoServer 2.8 release process but have run into a snag. The repo.boundlessgeo.com maven repository has been slowed down due to increased network traffic. We are setting up a replacement (cloud hosted which will allow allow more developers to manage). What […]

GeoServer 2.8-RC1 Released

The GeoServer team is pleased to announce GeoServer 2.8-RC1. Downloads are available (zip, war, dmg and exe) along with docs and extensions. This release is made by Kevin Smith (Boundless) in conjunction with GeoWebCache 1.8-RC1 and GeoTools14-RC1. This is a release candidate for final testing before we release 2.8.0. Fixes since beta: The WPS Download process cannot use output […]

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