Update Jan 5: 2022: The Spring Framework version in this release includes fixes for CVE-2021-22060 whose official publication was deferred until today since many people take time off at the end of the year.
On behalf of the team and everyone who has contributed, I’m happy to announce that Spring Boot
2.5.8 has been released and is now available from Maven Central.
This release includes 46 bug fixes, documentation improvements, and dependency upgrades. Thanks to all those who have contributed with issue reports and pull requests.
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.