Kiwi TCMS 12.7

security updates, general improvements, bug fixes and refactoring

Posted by Kiwi TCMS Team on Sun 26 November 2023 under releases

We're happy to announce Kiwi TCMS version 12.7!

IMPORTANT: This is our first release after reaching 2 million downloads on Docker Hub earlier this month! It is a small release which contains security related updates, several improvements, bug fixes and internal refactoring!

You can explore everything at!


Upstream container images (x86_64):

kiwitcms/kiwi   latest  973df48a2f82    613MB

IMPORTANT: version tagged and multi-arch container images are available only to subscribers!

Changes since Kiwi TCMS 12.6.1


  • Update django from 4.2.4 to 4.2.7. Fixes CVE-2023-46695, CVE-2023-43665 and CVE-2023-41164
  • Update django-simple-captcha from 0.5.18 to 0.5.20
  • We believe that none of these issue affect Kiwi TCMS directly however we recommend that you upgrade your installation as soon as possible


  • Update bleach from 6.0.0 to 6.1.0
  • Update django-colorfield from 0.9.0 to 0.10.1
  • Update django-grappelli from 3.0.6 to 3.0.8
  • Update django-simple-history from 3.3.0 to 3.4.0
  • Update markdown from 3.4.4 to 3.5.1
  • Update psycopg2 from 2.9.7 to 2.9.9
  • Update pygments from 2.16.1 to 2.17.2
  • Update python-gitlab from 3.15.0 to 4.1.1
  • Update uwsgi from 2.0.22 to 2.0.23
  • Update node_modules/crypto-js from 4.1.1 to 4.2.0
  • Update node_modules/ from 2.4.1 to 2.4.2
  • Update node_modules/pdfmake from 0.2.7 to 0.2.8
  • Update bug-tracker integration documentation with specifics about matches for product name
  • When searching for JIRA projects try also matching by project key
  • Fall-back to credentials from database if settings.EXTERNAL_ISSUE_RPC_CREDENTIALS override returns None


  • New migrations after upgrading django-color-field. Increases field max_length from 18 to 25

Bug fixes

  • Fix error in filtering by TestRun ID on TestCase Search page (@somenewacc)
  • Fix TestRun page to not automatically update its stop_date when marking statuses for test executions if there are more neutral executions left on the page outside of the currently filtered selection (@somenewacc)
  • Fix bug with JIRA integration not being able to find project via name

Refactoring and testing

  • Refactor calls to delete expandedExecutionIds to satisfy (@somenewacc)
  • Refactor calls to delete expandedTestCaseIds to satisfy
  • Use tuple as the cache-key for IssueTrackerType.rpc_cache internally
  • Add test for collectstatic because of an upstream issue with django-grappelli
  • Improve tests for JIRA integration
  • Test against Bugzilla on Fedora 39
  • Update actions/checkout from 3 to 4
  • Update node_modules/eslint from 8.48.0 to 8.54.0
  • Update node_modules/eslint-plugin-import from 2.28.1 to 2.29.0
  • Update node_modules/eslint-plugin-n from 16.0.2 to 16.3.1
  • Update node_modules/webpack from 5.88.2 to 5.89.0
  • Update pylint-django from 2.5.3 to 2.5.5 and all of our custom linter rules

Kiwi TCMS Enterprise v12.7-mt

  • Based on Kiwi TCMS v12.7

  • Update kiwitcms-tenants from 2.5.1 to 2.5.2

  • Update kiwitcms-trackers-integration from 0.5.0 to 0.6.0

    Provides functionality for personal API tokens. Accessible via PLUGINS -> Personal API tokens menu!

    WARNING: in order for users to be able to define personal API tokens for 3rd party bug-trackers they will need to be assigned permissions.

    Kiwi TCMS administrators should consider granting the following permissions:

    tracker_integrations | api token | Can add api token
    tracker_integrations | api token | Can change api token
    tracker_integrations | api token | Can delete api token
    tracker_integrations | api token | Can view api token

    either individually per-user basis or via groups!

  • Update python3-saml from 1.15.0 to 1.16.0

  • Update social-auth-app-django from 5.2.0 to 5.4.0

    Private container images:            12.7 (aarch64)          aa6a4c5434c9    25 Nov 2023     624MB            12.7 (x86_64)           973df48a2f82    25 Nov 2023     613MB         12.7-mt (aarch64)       e19c493e7291    25 Nov 2023     814MB         12.7-mt (x86_64)        f38a49d661ad    25 Nov 2023     801MB

IMPORTANT: version tagged, multi-arch and Enterprise container images are available only to subscribers!

How to upgrade

Backup first! Then follow the Upgrading instructions from our documentation.

Happy testing!


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