Enforced HTTPS for ‘mirrors.jenkins.io’ and consolidation of the Jenkins Mirrors

The Jenkins project provides a download mirror infrastructure allowing to download Jenkins packages and plugins from a download server close to your location. How Does it Work? When a download request is emitted to either mirrors.jenkins.io or get.jenkins.io, an HTTP redirect response to a mirror download server is answered. The Jenkins infrastructure uses a database Read more about Enforced HTTPS for ‘mirrors.jenkins.io’ and consolidation of the Jenkins Mirrors[…]

CI/CD with Postman and Jenkins

The Postman API Platform is redefining how APIs are built, managed, and consumed. An important aspect of API management is continuous building, testing, and deployment with CI/CD tools. With the latest release of Postman, we bring the API builds closer to your API by integrating with Jenkins. Observe your Jenkins builds While you iterate over Read more about CI/CD with Postman and Jenkins[…]

Spring Framework RCE, CVE-2022-22965

A remote code execution vulnerability has been identified in the Spring Framework. This vulnerability is identified as CVE-2022-22965. Spring officially reacted early in an early announcement. Spring4Shell in Jenkins Core and Plugins The Jenkins security team has confirmed that the Spring vulnerability is not affecting Jenkins Core. There is no impact because we are using Read more about Spring Framework RCE, CVE-2022-22965[…]

Jenkins Contributor Awards – Nominations Extended

Jenkins Contributor Awards for 2022 are being run by the Continuous Delivery Foundation (CDF) along with many other CDF Community Awards. The nominations are open and are being accepted using GitHub issues to make the process transparent. Any contributor is eligible! The deadline to nominate someone has been extended to April 11, 2022. Voting will Read more about Jenkins Contributor Awards – Nominations Extended[…]

Why can’t I install the latest plugin on my Jenkins LTS?

I regularly go, as all Jenkins admin do, to my system’s Plugin Management page to see what plugins can be upgraded. Although I am running the latest LTS version, I can’t update some key plugins (for example the JUnit plugin). This is even more intriguing as some are part of the plugins installed by default Read more about Why can’t I install the latest plugin on my Jenkins LTS?[…]

Interview of Duchess contributors for hacktoberfest 2021 on Jenkins

This year, the Duchess community embraced a new challenge: working on women’s presence in Open Source while participating in Jenkins during the Hacktoberfest, a yearly event. Huge congrats to all the contributors! 🥳 Note: This blog is a translation, the source blog post is located here https://www.duchess-france.org/duchess-hacktoberfest-2021/ Anne-Laure Gaillard Interview Hello Anne-Laure, can you introduce Read more about Interview of Duchess contributors for hacktoberfest 2021 on Jenkins[…]

Guava library upgrade (breaking changes!)

Summary Jenkins bundles Guava, a core Java library from Google. Beginning with Jenkins 2.320 (released on November 10, 2021), Jenkins has upgraded the Guava library from 11.0.1 (released on January 9, 2012) to 31.0.1 (released on September 27, 2021). Plugins have already been prepared to support the new version of Guava in JEP-233. Use the Read more about Guava library upgrade (breaking changes!)[…]

Congratulations to all Jenkins and CDF Google Summer of Code 2021 participants!

Congratulations to all Google Summer of Code (GSoC) 2021 students! On behalf of the Jenkins org team, we would like to thank all participants: students, mentors, applicants, and dozens of other contributors who participated in GSoC this year. In 2021, the Jenkins project participated in GSoC as part of the Continuous Delivery Foundation’s GSoC mentor Read more about Congratulations to all Jenkins and CDF Google Summer of Code 2021 participants![…]

Jenkins Health Advisor by CloudBees Tool Makes Life Easier for Jenkins Administrators

There are many ways to set up your Jenkins environment, and depending on the configuration you choose, there are different best practices and options to optimize your environment. In this blog, I’m going to focus on Jenkins Health Advisor by CloudBees as a way to fine-tune your environment. It’s a free tool that can help Read more about Jenkins Health Advisor by CloudBees Tool Makes Life Easier for Jenkins Administrators[…]