On behalf of the team and everyone who has contributed, I’m happy to announce that Spring Boot 2.1.17 has been released and is now available from repo.spring.io and Maven Central.
This release includes 22 bug fixes, documentation improvements, and dependency upgrades. Thanks to all those who have contributed with issue reports and pull requests.
Please note that version of Spring Framework that is used by this release of Spring Boot contains a fix for a security vulnerability (CVE-2020-5421).
If you’re interested in helping out, check out the “ideal for contribution” tag in the issue repository. If you have general questions, please ask on stackoverflow.com using the
spring-boot tag or chat with the community on Gitter.