In this episode, xByte Cloud CTO, Dakota Clum, and xByte Cloud CMO, Ryan Brown, discuss the latest ColdFusion 2023 Update 7 and ColdFusion 2021 Update 13.

Topics Discussed:

  • What is in the update
  • New scope settings
  • Current exploit of the vulnerabilities (or lack of)
  • What can break
  • Temporary workarounds – when will flags be deprecated
  • Application level flag (searchimplicitscopes = true )
  • JVM flag (-Dcoldfusion.searchimplicitscopes=true)
  • Beyond scope, what other fixes are included with this update

Useful Links

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