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Community Manager
Community Manager

The Qlik February 2020 Release

The Qlik February 2020 release has been delayed by a couple of weeks due to a security vulnerability that recently surfaced with Node.js, which is impacting a large portion of the software industry. The release is expected to be delivered before the end of the month, with a target date of February 25th, as Qlik is actively running tests to ensure that the February GA release is stable and not affected by this security malware.  

To read more about this vulnerability: https://nodejs.org/en/blog/vulnerability/february-2020-security-releases/.

Sue Macaluso
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MVP & Luminary
MVP & Luminary

Re: The Qlik February 2020 Release

Uhm ok, but what about current version of Qlik Sense installed all over the world? How does this nodejs vulnerability impact those installations?


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Luminary
Luminary

Re: The Qlik February 2020 Release

I guess we should closely watch the Qlik Patch Wednesday blog...

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Partner
Partner

Re: The Qlik February 2020 Release

Qlik Sense uses Version 8. Will Qlik upgrade ?

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Employee
Employee

Re: The Qlik February 2020 Release

All - I have sent this discussion thread to the appropriate individuals - we should have a reply shortly. 

Thank you

Regards,

Mike Tarallo
Qlik

Regards,
Mike Tarallo
Qlik
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Employee
Employee

Re: The Qlik February 2020 Release

All - I have been informed that patches will be released for previous releases. I don't have a time-frame - but they are actively working on the fixes. Please let me know if you have any other questions. 

Regards,
Mike Tarallo
Qlik
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Re: The Qlik February 2020 Release

We have upgraded our systems to Qliksense Nov 2019. What about the impact on that?  Do you recommend us upgrading to Feb 2020 just to avoid any risk? We have high security data in our app and my client is in Financial Services. Please advise us the next steps 

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Employee
Employee

Re: The Qlik February 2020 Release

Hi Lakshmi - I would upgrade to Feb 2020 once released if possible - but there will be patches for previous releases I am told. I just don't know when the previous patches will be available. 

Regards,
Mike Tarallo
Qlik