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Nutanix AOS 6.1.1 Released

I’ll make another exception to the fact i don’t usually blog about Nutanix AOS Short Term Support (STS) releases but with the interest in AOS version 6.1 among our customers i thought it would be good to inform you that AOS 6.1.1 was released yesterdayΒ  2022-05-18.

Read more about difference between LTS & STS here. New features and resolved issues with 6.1.1 includes but are not limited to:

  • AOS Data-in-Transit Encryption
  • AHV-management
  • API Infra
  • Alerts
  • Cluster Conversion
  • Data Protection
  • IAM
  • Infrastructure / Services
  • NCC (Nutanix Cluster Check)
  • Networking
  • Prism Gateway
    • ENG-442505High Severity Vulnerability in log4j Java logging package | CVE-2021-44228
  • Prism UI
  • Separate Flow Networking based VPC Traffic
  • Security-AOS
    • New High Risk security patch Apache Tomcat 8.5.60 < 8.5.72 vulnerability.
    • New High Risk security patch Oracle Java SE
    • New Medium Risk security patch OpenJDK 7. Multiple Vulnerabilities
    • New High Risk security patch Apache Tomcat 8.5.55 < 8.5.75. Multiple vulnerabilities
    • CESA-2021:3810
    • CESA-2021:3856
    • CESA-2021:3889
    • CESA-2021:3801
    • CESA-2021:4033
    • CESA-2021:3798
    • CESA-2021:4782
    • CESA-2021:4777
    • CESA-2021:4785
    • CESA-2021:4788
    • CESA-2021:4904
    • CESA-2022:0063
    • CESA-2022:0143
    • CESA-2022:0274
    • CESA-2022:0473
    • CESA-2022:0666
    • CESA-2022:0620
    • CESA-2022:0621
    • CESA-2022:1066
    • CESA-2022:1045
    • CESA-2022:1069
    • CEBA-2022:1032Β CentOS 7 tzdata BugFix Update
  • Stargate

Pretty strong focus on security with AOS 6.1.1 which together with AHV version 20201105.30281 can be managed by the following Prism Central release:

  • pc.2022.4
  • pc.2022.1.0.2
  • pc.2022.1

As usual check Nutanix Software End Of Life document on a regular basis to keep you up to date.

Software included with the 6.1.1 AOS release:

  • AHV 20201105.30281 – which was released 2022-05-16
  • Foundation 5.2
  • Nutanix Cluster Check (NCC) 4.5.0.2
  • Nutanix Guest Tools (NGT) 2.3

Useful links

Enjoy the new version and its capabilities..
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