Release Notes for Zabbix 2.0.9rc2

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 2.0.9rc2.

Zabbix is an enterprise-class open source distributed monitoring solution. Zabbix is released under the GPL, thus it is free of charge for both commercial and non-commercial use. A complete text of the license is available at http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/gpl.txt.

This document contains the release notes for Zabbix 2.0.9rc2. Download it from downloads.

The following sections describe the release in details and provide late-breaking or other information that supplements its main documentation.


New Features and Improvements

ZBX-2616
upgraded the bundled DejaVu font from 2.33 to 2.34
ZBX-1357
updated Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese (China), Italian, Lithuanian, Romanian and Slovak translations; thanks to Zabbix translators

Bug Fixes

ZBX-7036
fixed "Discovery status" widget being displayed on top of a customized dashboard when enabling a discovery rule
ZBX-3878
fixed not being able to move dashboard widget the second time
ZBX-7091
fixed SQL injection vulnerabilities in page filtering; thanks to Bernhard Schildendorfer from SEC Consult for the report
ZBX-7091
fixed SQL injection vulnerabilities in dashboard favourite managing; thanks to Lincoln, a member of Corelan Team, for the report
ZBX-3878
fixed memory leaks in slide shows
ZBX-6950
fixed termination character sequence for smtp connection termination
ZBX-6952
fixed XSS vulnerability in user themes, thanks to Lincoln and Bernhard Schildendorfer for reporting
ZBX-6992
fixed PostreSQL query errors due to missing "AS" keyword for aggregate functions in Monitoring > IT Services
ZBX-6804
optimized min item clock calculation for graph; thanks to Volker Fröhlich
ZBX-6902
reverting Solaris system.swap.size calculation from "swap -s" (used in 2.0.7, 2.0.8) to "swap -l"-like algorithm (as in 2.0.6)
ZBX-6936
fixed MySQL errors when updating configuration of the proxy
ZBX-6929
fixed updating of lastlogsize and mtime in the proxy's database
ZBX-6923
fixed mass delete in template list, 'Delete selected' and 'Delete selected with linked elements' functions
ZBX-6922
fixed host interface importing
ZBX-6249
fixed data loss in proxy "Data sender" process caused by unfinished transactions; thanks to MATSUDA Daiki for patch
ZBXNEXT-1056
improved active checks error messages

Installation and Upgrade Notes

Installation

See Zabbix Manual for full details.

Upgrade

Recompile Zabbix binaries and update front-end PHP files. Execute a database patch if migrating from Zabbix 1.8.x. See Zabbix Manual for a detailed upgrade procedure.

Commercial support

Zabbix Company provides a full range of Professional Services. We also provide trouble-free Upgrade Service for easy migration from earlier versions of Zabbix. Please contact Sales for pricing and more details.

References

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