Release Notes for Zabbix 5.0.28rc1

Zabbix Team is pleased to announce the availability of Zabbix 5.0.28rc1.

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 5.0.28rc1. Download it from download.

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


New Features and Improvements

ZBXNEXT-7868 Backported support of OpenSSL 3.0
ZBXNEXT-6666 Added listen socket security fix for Agent 2 on Windows

Bug Fixes

ZBX-21558 Fixed possible crash in value cache when a new item is being added in low memory situation
ZBX-20943 Fixed long hostgroup names in LLD hostgroup prototypes fails 2nd and consequent runs
ZBX-21519 Added note about php-fpm process name in documentation of PHP-FPM by Zabbix agent template
ZBX-21332 Fixed runtime errors when linking items from two templates that populate same inventory field
ZBX-21070 Fixed missing discovery rule for a discovered host group and updated links to host prototype
ZBX-21304 Fixed ping item preprocessing regex in PHP-FPM templates to be compatible with Zabbix agent 2
ZBX-41474 Fixed shortened tag names with multibyte symbols
ZBX-21454 Added blocking of rtc signals during script execution
ZBX-21449 Fixed accessibility attributes
ZBX-18838 Removed non-existent value 'failed' in script.execute response property

Installation and Upgrade Notes

Installation

See Zabbix documentation for full details.

Upgrade

Recompile Zabbix binaries and update front-end PHP files. 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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