Bugs fixed in ColdFusion (2016 release) Update 6

Bug ID Description Component
CF-4199667 After applying updates 4 and 5 to ColdFusion (2016 release), cfcookie with NULL values throws an exception. Security
CF-4198555 On IE 11 browsers, you are unable to change the root Admin password from within the ColdFusion Administrator. Administrator
CF-4187127 If there is only whitespace in between ColdFusion variables that are used in the body of a CFMAIL msg, the whitespace gets removed in the email message, and the values are run together. Mail

When using CFFTP to connect to some S-FTP server, during connection, you can see the following error message:

"Algorithm negotiation fail".


Known issues in this release

  • On a Linux OS, you are unable to generate a chart in a pdf using the cfdocument tag. You can, however, generate charts in Windows, Solaris, or Mac.
  • ColdFusion (2016 release) Update 6 installations through the ColdFusion Administrator may fail on certain Linux configurations that include the X-Window system. The issue occurs due to an upgrade to InstallAnywhere 2017. As a workaround, install Update 6 manually with sudo privileges.