Play v2.8.5 Release Notes

Release Date: 2020-11-09 // 23 days ago
  • ๐Ÿš€ ๐Ÿ“ฃ Play 2.8.5 Released

    ๐Ÿš€ The Play Team is proud to announce the release of Play 2.8.5.

    ๐Ÿฑ ๐Ÿ“— What is new?

    ๐Ÿ›  The following is the main change of this bugfix release:

    • 0๏ธโƒฃ (regression since 2.8.0) Json.toJson is serializing private fields by default for Jackson (#10523). This is potentially a data leak for users handling sensitive data on private fields of classes serialized as JSON.

    ๐Ÿš€ Other improvements in this release:

    • โœ‚ Remove the deprecated FakeKeyStore (#10487)

    ๐Ÿ‘€ For more details see the full list of changes and the 2.8.5 milestone.

    ๐Ÿฑ ๐Ÿ™‡ Credits

    Finally, thanks to the community for their help with detailed bug reports, discussion about new features, and pull requests review. Play 2.8.5 is only possible due to the help we had from amazing contributors.

    ๐Ÿ‘ Thanks to Lightbend for their continued sponsorship of the Play core team's efforts. Lightbend offers commercial support for Play.


Previous changes from v2.8.4

  • ๐Ÿš€ ๐Ÿ“ฃ Play 2.8.4 Released

    ๐Ÿš€ The Play Team is proud to announce the release of Play 2.8.4.

    ๐Ÿฑ ๐Ÿ“— What is new?

    ๐Ÿ›  The following are the main changes of this bugfix release:

    • ๐Ÿ‘ (regression) JsonNode deserializer support for @JsonRawValue as module (#10508)
    • Extend data embedded into the synthetic PlayVersion (#10519)

    ๐Ÿ‘€ For more details see the full list of changes and the 2.8.4 milestone.

    ๐Ÿฑ ๐Ÿ™‡ Credits

    Finally, thanks to the community for their help with detailed bug reports, discussion about new features, and pull requests review. Play 2.8.4 is only possible due to the help we had from amazing contributors.

    ๐Ÿ‘ Thanks to Lightbend for their continued sponsorship of the Play core team's efforts. Lightbend offers commercial support for Play.