Information about latest alleged GeoServer security vulnerabilities

Dear Reader, In recent days, news of a new GeoServer vulnerability, CVE-2023-35042, has been released and has drawn some attention on Twitter and on some security related websites. According to NIST, the vulnerability is “undergoing analysis”. At the same time, the report has been opened without any report to the GeoServer project. The source of the report appears to be this blog post, where a security researcher reports attack attempts on a GeoServer honeypot server he set up, with an example request using the WPS protocol to perform a code injection by means of an embedded Jiffle script. In particular,...


GeoNode 4.1.0 is out!

Dear Reader, We are pleased to announce the new stable release of GeoNode. This release includes several new features, in addition to improvements and fixes that make GeoNode even more secure and robust. This release includes upgrades for some core Python dependencies, MapStore and the upgrade to Geoserver 2.23.0. The full list of changes and bug fixes can be found in the changelog. Additional information for the management of a GeoNode Project can be found inside the official documentation. Feel free to play with the online demo, which is available for free for anyone to explore GeoNode! A new upload engine...

FOSS4G 2023

GeoSolutions presence at FOSS4G 2023 in Prizren (Kosovo) – UPDATED

Dear Reader, GeoSolutions is pleased to announce its participation at the annual FOSS4G conference, that will be held in Prizren, Kosovo, from 26 June to 02 July 2023. FOSS4G, hosted by OSGeo, is the largest global event for Open-Source geospatial solutions, attracting every year more than thousand participants, including developers, users, decision-makers and businessmen from a broad spectrum of organizations and fields of operation. This year, GeoSolutions  is proud supporter for the event as Silver sponsor, giving throughout the conference several workshops and presentations about  GeoServer, GeoNode and MapStore. Here below the schedule plan of our speeches and workshops. Workshops Monday, 2023-06-26 - Introduction to GeoNode, the Open Source geospatial CMS, 09:00–13:00...


GeoSolutions at WAGIS 2023 in Tacoma, WA 14-15 June

Dear Reader, GeoSolutions, a global leader in commercial support for open-source geo software, is excited to sponsor and participate in this year's WAGISA Conference in Tacoma, WA (June 14-15).  If you're at the conference, stop by our table in the exhibit area or schedule a meeting with Ryan to learn more about GeoServer, GeoNode, MapStore and open-source technical approaches to managing and serving massive spatio-temporal datasets leveraging open standards and interoperability protocols. Ryan will be presenting on Thursday and a brief summary of the presentation is below. We'll update the blog post with the actual presentation for those who are...


Leveraging Open-Source Geospatial Services for Emergency Management

Dear Reader, As part of the GeoSolutions in Action Webinar Series focusing on the benefits of open-source geo integration into customer applications and operations, we're pleased to invite you to attend the May 31 webinar hosted by Carahsoft. This webinar will feature GeoSolutions customers Overwatch Imaging and Sea Island Software as they demo real time applications utilizing GeoServer for real-time wildfire and hotspot mapping to HURREVAC hurricane tracking and modeling.  The invitation is below and CPE credits are available for attendees!  Thanks to Carahsoft for hosting, as well as Overwatch Imaging and Sea Island Software for participating. You're Invited to...